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Company: Hour Media
Position:
Editor in Chief
Location:
Michigan
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
February 11, 2013
Job ID: 1450494

Description:

 

Well-established, award winning, general interest city magazine, Hour Detroit is seeking to fill its editor position. The qualified candidate will lead a talented staff of editors, writers and designers who develop content for the brand along with several other ancillary titles. This full-time position will be based in Hour Media’s Royal Oak, MI office.   A journalism degree or related field and four to six years of experience and knowledge of AP style desired.

Responsibilities include:

Researching and developing story ideas pertinent to the region, editing all areas of magazine and ancillaries, heavy collaboration with design and maintaining a close working relationship with production and management.  Excellent creative skills and strong headline and deck writing are essential. 

Editorial and art budget responsibility, including establishing and maintaining contracts for contributing writers/columnists along with oversight of photographers and illustrator agreements. Generate column and article ideas.

Plan, develop and oversee content for Hour Detroit in all its communication channels (print, web, digital edition, eNewsletters, social media, video, etc.).

Some writing required on an as-needed basis.

Oversight of editing and proofing all brand content for grammar, style, accuracy and clarity.

Plan and write editorial calendar for media kits annually.

Please send a cover letter and resume to the attention of: editjobs@hour-media.com

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