Assistant Editor

Location
New York
Posted
Apr 25, 2013
Closes
May 25, 2013
Contact
Ms. Terri-Ann Rougier
Duration
Full Time
Time Out New York Kids, the sibling site and magazine of Time Out New
York, is looking for a full-time Assistant Editor. Time Out New York
Kids gives city parents the scoop on what to do with their kids in the
city, and has a fully integrated editorial staff that works both in print
and online. Candidates must be extremely detail oriented, write well, possess
exemplary fact-checking skills and have an interest in local kid culture.
We're looking for a self-starter who is able to multitask and work
efficiently in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities:
•Oversee Time Out Kids events database
•Blog on a regular basis about upcoming events, new city venues, family news and more
•Write, assign, edit and produce articles and slide shows for the web, including holiday- and events-based roundups
•Use Photoshop to add images to the site
•Write and build Time Out Kids e-newsletters
•Program channel fronts and rotate content regularly
•Help manage the brand's social media presence on FB and Twitter
•Update and fact-check seasonal and evergreen articles, including listings for birthdays, classes and camps
•Work with promotions department on photo contests
•Write and edit content for the quarterly print magazines
•QA magazine articles that are produced for the site
•Ensure best practices for SEO are used

Requirements:
Candidates should have 1 to 2 years of online experience and experience with social media and SEO
Knowledge of CMS, Omniture, Photoshop, basic HTML and InCopy is helpful

Interested applicants should forward cover letter, resume, clips, AND salary requirements to hr.ny@timeout.com. No phone calls please!

Please note that we can only respond to those candidates who provide salary requirements.

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