Assistant Managing Editor, HGTV Magazine (1771)

New York
Feb 15, 2013
Mar 17, 2013
Hearst Recruiter
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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