Visuals and Interactives Editor

EducationNC, Raleigh, North Carolina

Date Posted August 10, 2019
Industry Digital Media
Specialty Education
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website http://www.ednc.org

Description:

EducationNC is seeking a Visuals and Interactives Editor. Our work focuses on engaging North Carolinians around an array of education issues. We believe engaging North Carolinians is just as important as keeping them informed. We are seeking a Visuals and Interactives Editor to create and deploy engaging visual designs, interactive storytelling formats, logos, and animations that allow us to build relationships with readers across platforms including our website, email newsletters, and social media. This is a full time position.

We’re looking for someone who is comfortable designing for WordPress, email management systems (including MailChimp), and social platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. This role is responsible for managing daily and enterprise workflows. The role will require maintaining close communication with editors, reporters, the director of product, and the audience engagement team.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE:

YOU SHOULD APPLY FOR THIS POSITION IF YOU HAVE EXPERIENCE:

IT ALSO HELPS IF YOU HAVE:

We know there are great people who won’t check all of these boxes, and we also know you might bring important skills that we haven’t thought of. If that’s you, don’t hesitate to apply and tell us about yourself.

About EdNC

EducationNC is a collection of nonprofits and initiatives that  provides citizens and policymakers with nonpartisan data, research, news, information, and analysis about the major trends, issues, and challenges bearing on K-12 and postsecondary education in North Carolina.

EdNC is our online, daily, independent newspaper. The N.C. Center for Public Policy Research is our 40-year-old, nonpartisan think tank studying the most important policy issues facing our state. Reach NC Voices is our 21st century town hall, using messaging tools to connect us to people and people to us to discuss public policy in real time so we can better understand communities across our state. And First Vote NC is our online, simulated election experience for high school students so that they graduate civic ready.

This position pays above the market rate for similar positions but does not include benefits.

How to apply

Our goal is to be a diverse workforce that is representative of the communities we serve.  EducationNC is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates of diversity strongly encouraged to apply.

Please send a cover email, your resume/CV, and links to a variety of clips (you may submit up to four) on different platforms, including at least one clip from a WordPress website, to asorrells@ednc.org. In the subject line, put “Application – Visuals and Interactives Editor.” All materials are due by September 3, 2019. Due to the number of applications, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.