Assistant Editor

Location
Los Angeles
Posted
Apr 26, 2013
Closes
May 26, 2013
Contact
Ms. Terri-Ann Rougier
Duration
Full Time
Time Out Los Angeles seeks an Assistant Editor.

The ideal candidate will have at least one year experience at a fast-paced online publication, the ability to work under tight deadlines and be extremely detail oriented. Knowledge of Los Angeles arts, culture, entertainment and bar and restaurant scenes is key, and familiarity with city events, venues and trends is essential.

Responsibilities include:
• Working closely with the site’s editor and associate editor to produce an up-to-date, engaging site
• Fact-checking and database management
• Conceiving and writing content for the site?- Working with a photo editor to assign and gather images
• Engaging with readers on social media channels

Skills:
• Strong writer with impeccable grammar, spelling and proofreading skills
• Strong fact-checking skills
• Familiarity with CMS systems, including image handling
• Familiarity with SEO best practices
• Familiarity with various social media channels

How to Apply:
Interested candidates should submit their resume, a brief cover letter, including salary requirements and links to their work to hr.la@timeout.com.