Online Senior Editor

Palm Springs
Oct 17, 2012
Nov 16, 2012
Todd May
Full Time
Online Senior Editor

Candidates must have a minimum three (3) years online editorial experience; exceptional writing, editing, and SEO skills; understanding of traffic analytics to gauge and enhance content performance; experience managing people and workflow via content management system.

Desert Publications Inc., publisher of Palm Springs Life and other luxury lifestyle and visitor publications, seeks a seasoned web/editor to work with editorial and marketing staffs and manage a network of freelance writers to produce engaging daily content for residents and visitors.

The successful candidate will create and acquire content for websites, e-newsletters, pod/webcasts, and other electronic media; post and promote the content though social media and engage directly with our audience; and lead our publications online/mobile presence by understanding the audience, writing and editing market-leading content, and managing a budget and freelance contributors.

This editor will create and acquire content in all forms: text, database, still images (illustrations, photographs, diagrams), animation, audio, video, interactive devices (forms, forums, chat rooms, polls, questionnaires, etc.) and work closely with publication editors, art directors, and graphic designers.

This is a full-time, salaried position. EOE. Send cover letter, resume, and work samples electronically to or to Jobs C/O, Desert Publications Inc., P.O. Box 2724, Palm Springs, CA 92263.

Please send resume with cover letter, work samples, and salary history to: Jobs c/o Desert Publications Inc., 303 N. Indian Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92262, or e-mail

Local candidates preferred. Relocation expenses are NOT included. No Phone Calls Please.