Features Editor

3 days left

Location
New York City, New York (US)
Salary
Competitive compensation including Vacation and Holiday Pay, health & welfare benefits, and a 401(k)
Posted
Aug 26, 2019
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

BROADWAY.COM

FEATURES EDITOR  

Broadway.com is seeking a NYC-based positive, creative and self-motivated Features Editor who loves live theater and people who make it.  

The editor will be responsible for managing all written features on the site, including interviews, photo features and event coverage, as well as conceiving and assigning original ideas for content with a team of on-staff and freelancer writers, producers and illustrators. They will also be involved in scheduling and coordinating original photo and video features and creating special sections when needed. The Features Editor will also be responsible for writing and publishing content and helping to prioritize pitches and content on a daily basis.   

The ideal candidate should have a passion for entertainment and the kind of content that Broadway.com creates, with the vision of making the theater scene exciting and accessible. They should not only care about what’s happening on Broadway, but on the pop culture scene at large.   

Please be creative, clever and forward-thinking. And an excellent writer and mindful copy-editor.  

Responsibilities include:   

  • Conceiving, assigning, editing and publishing features to a team of producers and writers.  
  • Writing feature stories.  
  • Cultivating relationships with new freelancers.  
  • Helping to manage an editorial calendar with a keen eye on when features are best released.  
  • Ability to conceive of features that react to news events and timely hooks.  
  • Building features, with creative eye for layout of text, photos and video elements.  
  • Collaborating with other editors and producers to keep teamwork productive.   

When applying, please send resume and cover letter, explaining why you’re the right candidate for the position and salary requirements, as well as relevant writing samples.  

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We offer competitive compensation including Vacation and Holiday Pay, health & welfare benefits, and a 401(k) retirement plan.

Salary requirements must be included for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Broadway Across America is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal employment opportunity to all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, gender, creed, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other legally protected classification under local, state or federal laws.

HIRING PRACTICES
The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Broadway Across America recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. Broadway Across America may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, Internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firms.

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