Editor

Location
Cambridge
Posted
Jan 04, 2013
Closes
Feb 03, 2013
Contact
Publisher Hiring Manager
Duration
Full Time
Based in Boston/Cambridge

We’re looking for a creative, highly organized editor with print publishing experience and strong managerial skills to develop a content strategy for our specialty consumer food magazine and website. You will be responsible for assigning and editing all content for our print and digital issues as well as managing development for any other future mediums. We want a hands-on manager who will inspire staff, designers, and contributors in all aspects of content production.

Responsibilities:

* In charge of content strategy for the brand across all mediums
* Manage weekly content meetings with staff and designers
* Lead annual brainstorming sessions with staff and industry
* Create and maintain relationships with industry leaders and advisory board
* Create and manage editorial and art budgets
* Manage editorial assignments, guidelines, contracts, and invoices
* Plan annual editorial content for quarterly magazines, one annual, and four accompanying inserts, as well as any SIPs.
* Edit for content, style, and accuracy in magazine sections assigned to staff and contributors
* Write original content as needed for print magazine
* Manage content process from draft through final with staff and external experts, copy editors, designers, and proof readers
* Collaborate with and guide designers in art direction, propping, and styling through to final layout and attend photo shoots as needed
* Oversee final proofing and approval of all pages before printing
* Oversee content and contribute blogs for Consumer and Retailer e-newsletters and culturecheesemag.com
* Plan digital extensions of print features (i.e. recipes, mini-profiles, interview, etc.) in collaboration with Web Director
* Work closely with direct report Web Director and Social Media Manager to drive content full circle and gather information from culture’s social media platforms


Requirements:

Minimum of 5 years experiencing in print publishing
* Experience managing staff
* Ability to create and manage budgets
* Previous work with freelance writers and designers
* Ability to use InDesign, InCopy, and Photoshop


Reference Editor Posting in subject line of email, and please include a cover letter with your resume.

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