Senior Editor - Government Technology

Employer
Manifest
Location
Washington D.C.
Salary
Competitive annual salary and benefits
Posted
Oct 12, 2017
Closes
Nov 11, 2017
Metro Area
Washington
Duration
Full Time

Manifest is looking to hire a Senior Editor in our Washington, D.C. Studio.  This position is for you if you want to run a magazine – you’ll drive the content and own the entire storyline from longform journalism to social, online and video.  As the Senior Editor, you’ll work with a smart and experienced team at Manifest for one of the largest technology retailers in the country.  Our ideal candidate will have experience covering technology in government, especially Federal, as well as experience writing and editing business-to-business content. You’ll need a demonstrated ability to work with clients and deliver a superior customer experience. You must also love juggling numerous responsibilities under deadline.  

Responsibilities:

  • Developing enterprise story ideas
  • Finding and developing sources, as well as covering events
  • Developing, recruiting and grooming freelance writers
  • Editing to AP Style and collaborating with creative during production
  • Preparing consumer-friendly content, including feature articles, for print
  • Optimizing content for the web
  • Engaging with audience on various social media platforms
  • Working cooperatively with other team members, clients and vendors

Requirements:

  • 10+ years of writing, editing, and content management
  • Experience covering technology in government
  • Experience writing and editing business-to-business content
  • Ability to work with clients and deliver a superior customer experience
  • Ability to juggle numerous responsibilities under deadline
  • Experience creating video content a plus

Manifest is an equal opportunity employer. Manifest does not sponsor employment visas.