Assistant Editor

Location
Montvale
Posted
Jan 17, 2013
Closes
Feb 16, 2013
Contact
Catherine Valentine
Category
Publishing
Duration
Full Time
Wainscot Media, the leading publisher of regional magazines for the New York metropolitan area, is looking for an enthusiastic assistant editor for our Health & Life family of luxury lifestyle magazines. Responsibilities will include: developing story ideas; researching, reporting and writing stories; acquiring photos and event information from various organizations; copy editing and fact-checking stories; attending press events as needed.

Requirements include:
-Excellent writing and reporting skills
-Meticulous attention to detail
-Proficiency in AP style, Microsoft Word and InDesign
-Ability to cultivate and manage sources
-Ability to work independently and multi-task in a fast-paced environment under tight deadlines
-Ability to work well as part of a team
-An upbeat, can-do attitude with a strong work ethic
-Bachelor's degree
-Familiarity with social media helpful


Sending writing samples is a must! Please include a cover letter, resume, writing samples and salary history with your application.

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