Associate Editor

Location
New York
Posted
Jul 01, 2013
Closes
Jul 31, 2013
Contact
Ms. Hiring Manager
Category
Publishing
Duration
Full Time
Adventure Publishing Group is seeking a full-time associate editor for its trade publications that cover the toy and youth entertainment industries, as well as the licensing industry. The ideal candidate will be an organized, motivated self-starter with impeccable writing, editing, and social media skills, as well as the ability to meet weekly and monthly deadlines and multi-task. Layout skills are integral to the position; applicants should be proficient in QuarkXPress or InDesign, with a flair for creativity in layouts.

Responsibilities include writing features, departments, and blogs; editing content; some editorial production; and layout of editorial pages. Position entails interviewing high-level executives and attending trade shows. Bachelor's degree required, with English or journalism preferred. The ideal candidate will have 2+ years of editorial experience.

Please submit a resume, a cover letter with salary requirements, and 2-3 writing samples. **NOTE: Applications without these documents will not be considered.** If possible, please submit an example of a layout you have created.

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