POSITION: Editor of WH magazine (part-time)

REPORTS DIRECTLY TO:  Managing Editor

Patterson Jacobs Media Group 

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Position Summary

The Editor for WH magazine serves Patterson Jacobs Media Group by providing editorial, creative, and administrative assistance for WH Magazine. This position works directly with the Managing Editor to ensure that the editorial team and contributors are equipped and resourced to produce quality content for WH magazine. 

Essential Functions

  • Assist in ideation, execution, and production of all articles
  • Create editorial content for WH magazine, including (1) feature story, Metro opener, and Editor’s note for each issue. As well as writing captions and decks for all articles.
  • Oversee freelance writers, including assigning deadlines and editing articles 
  • Assist in article research
  • Proofread magazine content
  • Perform general administrative editorial responsibilities
  • Other tasks as assigned by the Managing Editor

Requirements 

  • 2+ years experience in an editorial role and/or as a freelance writer
  • Dependable team player who’s willing to take on any task
  • Quick, intuitive learner who is driven by details
  • Keen eye for grammar and spelling
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and manage own time effectively in a fast-paced, remote environment
  • Familiarity with using style guides, preferably Associated Press (AP) style
  • Ability to work effectively on a team
  • Ability to curate, create, and publish content from start to finish
  • Ability to conduct interviews and report the story 
  • Availability of 15+ hours a week 

To Apply: Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and two to three writing samples to annalee@pattersonjacobsmedia.com