Associate Writer-Editor

Location
Horsham
Posted
Apr 08, 2013
Closes
May 08, 2013
Contact
Mr. jason pike
Duration
Full Time
Risk and Insurance® is seeking an Associate Writer/Editor to produce features and news stories for this industry leading trade publication and ancillary websites. The successful candidate will work closely with our award-winning staff editors and writers to produce content for the magazine. In addition, this individual will assist in the copy editing of outside authored stories. The Associate Writer/Editor will need to be a prolific writer and sharp-eyed copy editor with a genuine passion for high quality financial journalism.

Responsibilities:
- Write monthly magazine features and cover stories and weekly news analysis stories
- Compile, process, and oversee supplements and departmental features
- Conduct investigative reporting and extensive business research, with a focus on trends in the field of commercial insurance and risk management
- Assist in the judging of the various Risk and Insurance® awards programs
- Generate story ideas, and edit and proofread copy.
- Use social media outlets to expand Risk and Insurance’s web and print content production
- Some travel and overnight stay is required

Requirements:
- Minimum of 3 years experience in a business journalism work environment
- Bachelor's degree
- Proven effective writing, reporting, and editing skills
- Understanding of journalistic and professional ethics
- Effective communication, time management, phone, and interview skills

LRP Publications provides a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package including group health insurance, paid vacations and holidays and 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan. LRP Publications is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


To be considered for this position you must apply online first. "No Phone Calls"