Associate Editor

New York
Apr 04, 2013
May 04, 2013
Ms. Human Resources
Full Time
Write, edit and develop true stories from pitch to publication for our new bi-monthly magazine Mysterious Ways. Evaluate unsolicited manuscripts. Provide content and build inventory for departments. Work with ghostwriters and authors in a patient and professional manner. Responsibilities include:
-Write and edit true stories for Mysterious Ways e-newsletter.
-Produce content for Facebook and Twitter that generates reader engagement.
-Research to find news stories, quotes, and other relevant, appropriate content for the magazine and social media sites.

Qualified candidates will have strong writing, editing and interviewing abilities. Must be comfortable using online content management system (CMS) to post web stories. Experience actively engaging on social media sites. Experience working with celebrity publicists/management a plus.

College degree in journalism and/or creative writing, plus minimum of 1 to 2 years writing and editing for a publication or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Mysterious Ways is a new bi-monthly magazine published by Guideposts, featuring true stories of extraordinary moments and everyday miracles that reveal a hidden spiritual force at work in our lives. Have you ever felt a sudden, powerful urge to do something differently, and the result was even better than you could have ever imagined? Have you had an unlikely chance meeting turn into something wonderful, or received an unexpected answer just when you needed one? At one time or another, every one of us has. These moments can’t be easily explained. For people of faith, they are evidence of a higher power.

Please include cover letter, resume and salary requirements. Please note we seek a minimum of at least one year experience writing and editing for a publication.

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