Assistant Managing Editor, HGTV Magazine (1771)

Location
New York
Posted
Feb 15, 2013
Closes
Mar 17, 2013
Contact
Hearst Recruiter
Category
Publishing
Duration
Full Time
ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITORHGTV Magazine is looking for a highly motivated and energetic Assistant Managing Editor to join their expanding team. Responsibilities will include:- Overseeing the day-to-day trafficking of pages and following up on deadlines- Managing the editorial calendars and production schedules- Communicating changes and connecting departments (edit, art, photo, copy, and online) as needed- Managing inventory- Coding and tracking invoices- Creating and sending out freelancer contracts- Working with legal and digital on editorial contests- Acting as a liaison as needed to sales, marketing, production, HGTV, etc.- Notifying the Managing Editor of recurring problems- Training and mentoring new hires and interns- Constantly improving editorial processes- Stepping in for Managing Editor to fulfill duties as necessaryRequirements:- Expert knowledge of InDesign and Woodwing- 4+ years of relevant editorial/managing experience- A self-starter who is highly organized and able to prioritize- Strong communication skillsThe ideal candidate has experience tracking both art and copy progress for a magazine and the ability to traffic art for color correction. He/she should thrive in a fast-paced start-up environment with a small team and want to be a part of the evolution of the magazine as it launches into its first year of 10 issues.

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