Senior Editor, SLJ Reviews

Location
New York
Posted
Nov 08, 2013
Closes
Dec 08, 2013
Contact
Ms. Human Resources
Duration
Full Time
Responsibilities:
-Assign and edit reviews, for each print issue of the magazine, envision and edit columns.
-Assist in the production of print magazine, newsletters, both print and electronic, as well as other web content.
-Keep current with children’s and young adult book trends and library market news.
-Contribute a strong voice and experienced viewpoint to the evaluation of materials produced for children and young adults.
-Represent SLJ at live and virtual events such as webcasts and conferences.
-Contribute to SLJ’s web and social media presence.
Requirements:
-Bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, communications, or other relevant humanities. MLS or MLIS a plus.
-Five-plus years’ experience as a copy editor or production editor.
-Knowledge about children’s and young adult literature.
-Ability to handle multiple responsibilities and meet deadlines.
-Willingness to work collaboratively.
-Competency in InCopy, Wordpress, e-newsletter deployment platforms, and cloud-based applications.


Interest applicants should forward cover letter with salary requirements, résumé, and a writing sample (including news, reviews and/or featured articles) to ljsjobs@mediasourceinc.com or fax to 614-873-7620.

EOE / E-Verify member.

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