Senior Editor, Sport Fishing

Location
Winter Park
Posted
Jun 07, 2013
Closes
Jul 07, 2013
Contact
Ms. Bonnier Recruitment
Category
Publishing
Duration
Full Time
SENIOR EDITOR, Sport Fishing

Reports to the editor-in-chief, Sport Fishing.

Sport Fishing is seeking a full-time senior editor who will work as part of an established, cohesive editorial staff across multiple channels and platforms.



Responsibilities:

To Provide Content for Print

Write or edit several columns/departments each issue.

Write one or two features per issue.

Initiate brand-appropriate ideas for new content.

Ensure the availability of high-quality photos and illustrations to supplement text.

Contribute high-quality photos per on-site opportunities.



To Provide Content for the Website

Lead and/or assist in major projects.

Write bylined news items as opportunities arise.

Write a regular, bylined blog.

Seek/compile photo galleries.

File reports from major events for website and Facebook.

Post original videos.



Ensure Quality of Content

Peer-review colleagues’ print and online submissions

Proof/approve pages during production

Work with art director to optimize layouts

Use/follow established style guide.



Requirements:

Well-versed in the sport of saltwater fishing and boating, preferably with multiple regions and fisheries (an understanding of the industry as well as critical management issues a plus).

Minimum of an appropriate bachelor’s degree presumed; education may vary with experience.

Full-time editorial experience desirable.

Comfortable using Apple or Windows platforms, Adobe CS6 and some knowledge of CMS (especially Drupal).

Experience with professional still photography and/or videography.

Strong research capabilities and interview skills.

Accepts/embraces deadlines.

Willing and able to travel, participate in the sport, document that, and represent the brand professionally


Please include resume.
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

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