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Company: IGC
Associate Editor
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
June 9, 2014
Job ID: 1466023


Associate Editor
Clearwater, FL

IGC seeks an experienced editor who thrives in a deadline-driven environment and excels at multitasking to produce a high volume of content for B-2-B publishing and event and association marketing support.


  • Conduct interviews and generating original research to write articles and support marketing.
  • Edit and proofread written materials to conform to company's style and editorial policy.
  • Ensure a high level of content accuracy by fact-checking all published materials.
  • Coordinate a variety of materials, including press releases and photos.
  • Travel for trade show and conference support (current needs: twice a year, one week or less per assignment).
  • Other duties as assigned, including answering phones as backup to automated system, mailings and occasional errands.


  • Bachelor's degree in journalism or English
  • 3 to 5 years' experience in related position
  • Excellent research, interviewing, writing, editing and proofreading skills
  • Computer skills: Macintosh platform, Adobe InDesign, Microsoft Word, Excel
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Resourcefulness and proactive work ethic



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About IGC:

IGC is a multi-faceted organization dedicated exclusively to all aspects of the independent garden center industry. In business for more than 50 years, IGC produces the industry's trade show and conference for independent garden centers, the IGC Show; the industry's leading information and inspiration source, IGC Magazine; and the only trade association in the United States focused exclusively on the IGC retail sector, Garden Centers of America. To learn more, visit

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