Senior Editor, online media

Location
Chicago
Posted
Jan 29, 2013
Closes
Feb 28, 2013
Contact
Mary Pullen
Duration
Full Time
In collaboration with editor and managing editor, oversee American Libraries online content and social media initiatives. Participate in manuscript development and selection, as well as identify, investigate, write, edit and proofread stories appearing in all editions of American Libraries.

Requirements: minimum of 5 to 7 years experience in an editorial role. Bachelor’s degree, preferably in journalism, communications, or related area of study. MLIS preferred. Proficient in InCopy, Drupal7, HTML, Word. Prefer experience in Dreamweaver and video and photo editing.

Occasional travel required.

ALA offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience; an excellent benefit package including medical/dental insurance, retirement annuity, and generous paid vacation.


Interested candidates should apply online including a resume and cover letter (upload on the same screen as the resume) at:

http://www.ala.org/ala/educationcareers/employment/index.cfm

OR

Send to:

The American Library Association, Human Resources Dept.
Ref. sreditorAL, 50 E. Huron St, Chicago, IL 60611, fax: 312/280-5270, email: mpullen@ala.org.

The American Library Association is an equal opportunity employer.