Associate Editor

Location
San Antonio
Posted
Oct 18, 2013
Closes
Nov 17, 2013
Contact
Christina Zahn
Duration
Full Time
POSITION SUMMARY:
The Associate Editor provides general editorial support that will range from writing and editing content to proofing and fact-checking content for a Fortune 500 financial services company. Types of content include, but are not limited to: news articles; feature articles; blog posts; advice content; and internal communications.
The ideal candidate will have some experience with financial content, but energy, enthusiasm and attention to detail are just as important. The candidate must also be comfortable working in a client-facing environment.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
Qualifications:
Education: Bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, communications or related field

Experience: One or more years of experience in journalism, content marketing or corporate communications

Skills:
•Highly organized with the ability to meet overlapping deadlines in a fast-paced environment
•Accurate and detailed copyediting and fact-checking skills
•Proficiency with Microsoft Office and InDesign version 3 or higher
•Familiarity with Adobe Photoshop
•Knowledge of AP style guidelines


PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:


Specific duties include:
•Writing
•Proofreading and editing for quality, clarity, accuracy and AP style
•Fact checking
•Coordinating with freelance writers, designers and clients
•Supporting editorial teams in all tasks related to coordinating, assigning, receiving, editing, and reviewing content
•Coordinating with client stakeholders to ensure all content reflects and meets desired enterprise goals and standards
•Coordinating with copy editors
•General administrative support



Please apply directly to the url link. All other applicants will be ignored.

No phone calls please.
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