Senior Editor, Time, International News

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Jul 05, 2013
Closes
Aug 04, 2013
Contact
Human Resources
Category
Publishing
Duration
Full Time
TIME is looking for a senior editor to oversee international news coverage for our 50-million-strong global audience. The New York-based journalist will be deputy to the International Editor, and help manage the magazine's international editions.
They will also play a crucial role in shaping coverage of world news in the US edition, and help oversee international content on Time.com.
The ideal candidate is an voracious consumer of international news and a sharp-penned editor of copy, with a strong visual aesthetic. Some experience abroad, whether as a writer/correspondent or as an editor, is preferable. They must be able to work with writers, editors, art and photo, as well as video producers.
Key Responsibilities:
- Commission, edit and oversee international stories by staff and freelance writers
- Serve a combined print and online audience of 50 million – and expand it
- Work collaboratively and on deadline
- Manage staff and freelance writers
- Write for the magazine and site as desired

Skills & Experience:
-6-8 years of editorial experience
-Experience in print and digital newsrooms
-Deadline-obsessed
-Experience managing a team of writers – freelance or staff – is a must
-Proven track record of compelling work

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