Editorial Coordinator (Part-Time)

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Jul 31, 2014
Closes
Aug 30, 2014
Contact
Kathleen Thomas
Duration
Part Time
Editorial Coordinator (Part-Time)

The Nation, America’s oldest weekly magazine and the progressive digital media company, is seeking a part-time (8-16 hours per week), temporary Editorial Coordinator (from approximately September 2014-October 2015). The Nation will celebrate its 150th anniversary in 2015 and will roll out an ambitious set of digital content offerings commemorating our history, and looking towards the future, throughout the year. The Editorial Coordinator will manage the development, production, and implementation of The Nation’s 150th anniversary digital content plan. He or she will be responsible for working with the Special Assistant to the Publisher to create editorial content for a variety of digital products, and with the Digital Products Manager to develop the accompanying technology. The Editorial Coordinator will work closely with the 150th Digital Products Committee and be supervised by the Senior Editor at TheNation.com.

While the work hours can be somewhat flexible, the Editorial Coordinator must be available for regular meetings during business hours (10am-6pm Monday-Friday). Our office is located in New York City. Telecommute is negotiable for the right candidate.

Qualifications
•2 years of editorial experience
•Excellent writing and editing skills
•An understanding of digital audience development
•Commitment to The Nation’s mission and progressive politics
•A passion for elevating the history of America’s flagship progressive magazine and an interest in building products that focus on historical and archival content while actively tying them to current and future progressive issues
•Basic HTML skills
•A collegial and collaborative approach
•Excellent time-management skills and ability to prioritize
•Highly detail-oriented, energetic, and organized
•Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent required

Please submit a cover letter and resume no later than August 18, 2014, to: editorialcoordinator@thenation.com.

The Nation Co. LP is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome all applicants, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We conform to the spirit as well as the letter of all applicable laws and regulations.

No phone calls, recruiters or postal mail, please.


The Nation Co. LP is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome all applicants, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We conform to the spirit as well as the letter of all applicable laws and regulations.

Please submit a cover letter and resume no later than August 18, 2014, to:

editorialcoordinator@thenation.com

No phone calls, recruiters or postal mail, please.

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