Leading Business Publication Seeks Editor–Project

New York
Apr 24, 2014
May 24, 2014
Amanda Cioletti
License! Global, a leading B2B publication with a vibrant print and online presence, is looking for a qualified editor on a project term basis.

The position will serve as a managing editor/writer to support both the Editor-in-Chief and Web Editor. Responsibilities will include: organize and manage the editorial production process of License! Global magazine, its supplemental publications and digital products. The position will also liaise with production to ensure the completion of at least two magazine issues, as well as a supplement project and onsite Show Dailies.

Ideal candidates will possess the following:
– A background in editorial, with experience writing/editing for a trade or business publication in particular.
– Experience and understanding of popular brands, pop culture, entertainment and retail.
– Copyediting proficiency.
– Experience with print production and design layout.
– CMS proficient, with competence writing for the online space.
– Ability to work independently with direction, yet execute projects individually.
– Proficiency in Adobe design software, particularly InDesign, as well as PhotoShop.

Candidate should be based in Los Angeles, Calif., or New York, NY.

Some travel (Las Vegas, Nev., in June and London, U.K., in October) is required. Candidate must have a valid passport and the ability to travel. This is non-negotiable.

The project is for a period beginning June 2014 and continuing through November 2014.

No phone calls, please. Please include cover letter with resume.