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Company: Portfolio Media, Inc.
Position:
Assistant Editor, Third-Party Content
Location:
New York
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
May 23, 2013
Job ID: 1487180

Description:

The Assistant Editor, Third-Party Content, is responsible for coordinating, editing and publishing articles from a large cross-section of legal industry experts. This includes searching for potential articles/authors, reviewing article pitches, corresponding with attorneys and PR firms, executing publishing contracts, scheduling and managing articles in a custom content management system, and editing articles for in-house and AP style.

 

Third-party content is written by regularly scheduled authors, as well as commissioned by topic. We also review unsolicited article pitches on an ongoing basis. Article topics are practice- or industry-specific, analytical, and written with a business audience in mind.


While a certain amount of administrative work will be required, the position will be ideal for someone interested in future work as a copyeditor.


Required for consideration:

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, English or related field; graduate degree preferred
  • Copyediting experience and firm grasp of AP Style
  • MS Word, Excel, Google Apps knowledge
  • Interest in pursuing a job in copyediting
  • Knowledge of legal industry a plus

 

Please apply through our website: Law360 Careers.

 

Law360, a LexisNexis company, is an online newswire for business lawyers that covers major litigation, transactions and regulatory issues. Founded in 2004 and acquired by LexisNexis in 2012, Law360 is a cutting-edge organization and one of the fastest-growing subscription news services in the U.S. Our subscribers include the 100 largest law firms in the U.S., in-house counsel at major corporations, and government agencies such as the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Federal Trade Commission.

 

Law360 offers a casual and flexible work environment, comprehensive benefits (including; medical, dental, generous paid time off, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, and a pre-tax commuter program), and competitive salary with bonus eligibility.

 

Portfolio Media Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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