Associate Editor, AOL
Role: Associate Editor - AOLAOL is looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated team player to join the team. A successful candidate will be able to work with channel editors, write headlines, optimize web traffic, promote AOL content across social media platforms and grow the already well-established community.Ideal candidates should meet the following criteria:• Be knowledgeable about an array of subjects• Thrive in a fast-paced environment and be able to respond to news as it happens• Be able to spot a hot-button story or a viral video from a mile away• Have superior news judgment and writing skills and be able to condense large amounts of information into engaging and intriguing promos. Be able to identify the best photo to accompany a story• Have excellent organizational skills, be meticulous about details and be able to juggle multiple tasks simultaneously without feeling overwhelmed• 2-4 years of work experience needed! (including some in an online setting)• Knowledge of CMS, Photoshop and basic HTML is a plus• Must be willing to work weekends as needed.PREFER LOCAL CANDIDATES WITHIN THE TRI-STATE AREA.