Associate Editor, HuffPost

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Jan 30, 2013
Closes
Mar 01, 2013
Contact
Emilie Gidley
Duration
Full Time
About the Role: Associate Editor, HuffPost

The Huffington Post Media Group has an immediate opening for an Associate Editor in New York.

Responsibilities:

• Quickly conduct and distill large amounts of research into interesting and concise summaries
• Manage large social media accounts
• Manage company-wide special projects
• Evaluate blog submissions and edit copy as needed
• Perform various administrative duties
• Candidate is expected to work Tuesday - Saturday schedule
• Oversee a research team's workload under tight deadlines, with strong attention to detail and impeccable organization

Requirements:

• Previous experience in a fast-paced news, production or political environment is a must
• Experience writing, researching or editing professionally
• Excellent communication skills
• Interest in and knowledge of current events, media and politics
• Fluent in social media platforms (twitter, facebook, google+)
• Must be an organized multi-tasker who can self-manage his or her time while juggling multiple projects on strict deadlines