Content Producer

Location
New York
Posted
Nov 13, 2013
Closes
Dec 13, 2013
Contact
Tasha Tate
Duration
Full Time
Digital Book World (DBW), the leading online resource for the ebook and digital publishing industry, is looking for a detail-oriented, hard-working content producer to join the editorial team.

The Digital Book World content producer will be primarily responsible for creating, organizing and managing many of Digital Book World’s content products, including webcasts, bundled content and other editorial content. The content producer will also be secondarily responsible for helping with article creation and editing, web producing, social media content and contributing to Digital Book World’s overall editorial management and strategy under the supervision of the editorial director.

Specific projects the content producer would be instrumental in contributing to and sometimes leading:
-- DBW Daily
-- DBW Webcasts
-- Digital Book Wire
-- DBW Expert Blog
-- DBW bundled content
-- DBW paid products
-- DBW social media (editorial and marketing) on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook
-- DBW Web content production

In addition to taking responsibility for certain projects, the content producer would be expected to contribute to the overall editorial strategy of Digital Book World (after being given a certain period of time to learn the business and the digital book space). The content producer would be expected to help craft strategies around:
-- Articles and distribution
-- Webcasts
-- Bundled content
-- Newsletter communications
-- Looking at the Digital Book World editorial operation holistically and helping manage our resources with our goals

This position will involve a mixture of detail-oriented menial digital production, scheduling and management work as well as higher-order content creation, strategy and communications work. At Digital Book World, we all contribute to the day-to-day operation of the business. There is tremendous potential for the person who fills this position to work on exciting projects that touch tens of thousands of readers.

Requirements:
-- Background in digital media, online publishing, blogs, online social media
-- Strong work ethic, positive attitude
-- Ability to learn new skills quickly and without frustration
-- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and juggle multiple projects


Successful candidates will be:
-- Detail-oriented
-- Hard-working
-- Comfortable with working in an online environment
-- Comfortable adapting to changing business needs


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