Associate News Editor
The Associate Editor will write and edit news and features for the website, e-newsletters, and print magazine. He or she will develop and sustain relationships with library leaders and librarians, vendors, distributors, and others in the library world, as well as foster a cadre of freelancers. The Associate Editor will also write occasional features, edit opinion and other columns, cover conferences and meetings, and contribute to content broad content development. The Associate Editor will also represent LJ at conferences and on panels and webcasts.Requirements:Position requires skilled, careful reporting and swift writing, understanding of libraries and the forces that impact them, and embrace of social networking and other communication technologies. Three to five years of substantial reporting required with print and/or online clips that show range of work including stories, analysis, news features, surveys, etc. Journalism degree desired. Familiarity with libraries desirable, MLS helpful. Interested applicants should forward resume, cover letter and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 614-873-7620.Due to the high volume of responses, only resumes with salary requirements will be considered. No relocation. EOE, E-Verify Member.