Associate Editor, Ser Padres

Posted: 3/16/2016 | Expires: 4/16/2016

Location: New York, NY
Function: Writing & Editing
Specialty: Operations
Level:
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

Job Title
Associate Editor, Ser Padres

Job Description

Ser Pades is looking for a top-notch Spanish-language writer and editor that can pitch great ideas for print and produce content for all platforms. This position generates front-of-book stories as well as features on topics relevant to today's Hispanic parent. Must have exceptional interviewing and writing skills and be able to work both autonomously and collaboratively. Supports editorial manager as required.

Essential Job Functions

25%

Write and edit front of book columns

20%

Write, assign and edit full-length stories

25%

Generate story ideas and attend story idea meetings; do follow-up research and/or writing, as requested. Write headlines, blurbs and captions. Request photos.

10%

Writing and posting original stories for serpardres.com

10%

Keep files of current and future columns and stories

10%

Translate, fact-check and proofread stories, time permitting.

Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.

Education:

Bachelor's degree in Journalism or related field, or equivalent training and/or experience.

Experience:

Minimum three years' experience writing or editing for a media brand.

Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Must possess strong organizational and communication skills.
Must be an excellent team player with strong people skills with the ability to adapt to changing situations and help solve problems.
Must be able to multitask and be detail oriented.

Must be willing to regularly interact and brainstorm with the Editorial staff.
Ability to set and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
Must be Mac-literate and with knowledge of Adobe InDesign and InCopy.

% Travel Required (Approximate) :0

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Our cornerstone is knowledge of the home, family, food and lifestyle markets. From that, we have built businesses that serve well-defined audiences, deliver the messages of advertisers, and extend our brand franchises and expertise to related markets.