|Date Posted||September 11, 2019|
|Required Education||Bachelor's Degree|
Journalistic, Inc., the parent company of Food News Media, has been in business since 1979. Journalistic, Inc. publishes magazines and produces media for individuals tied together by common interests. In addition to the foodservice industry publications QSR and FSR magazines and other related media products, we also publish in the art media space, including Fine Books & Collections magazine and related media products for the antiquarian book collecting market, and Art & Object, a website for art collectors.
In this new position, we are seeking a talented and motivated Custom Content Associate Editor to join our award-winning content team. This role works in collaboration with our sales team, editorial staff and clients on planning content and custom projects. The right candidate will partner with clients to develop native advertising strategies and create content that supports brand messaging and positions advertisers as thought-leaders and industry experts. This candidate will also have the opportunity to create custom content for all Journalistic media properties and report on trends across related industries.
The Custom Content Associate Editor will research, source and write reported stories that engage our audience while helping clients share their brand messages. Duties include: writing, editing and tracking the performance of custom content pieces, gathering artwork and trafficking deliverables, coordinating print and digital layouts with the design team, scheduling interviews, enforcing deadlines for production and securing client approval on all projects, managing promotion and publishing schedules, posting articles to websites, moderating webinars, coordinating paid social media campaigns and sharing metrics with sales team. The ideal candidate should be confident, engaging, autonomous and results-driven. They should also have experience with content management systems and a fundamental understanding of performance analytics.
Able to research, source, and write stories in company-specific fashion
Ability to self-edit and write economically
Be comfortable and confident with client and sales team interaction
Effective and clear communicator
Competently conceptualize and execute original editorial
Ability to effectively manage client communications and enforce production
Experience with project and time management
Able to work both as part of a team and independently
Able to use analytics to track content performance
Bachelors in related field and 3-5 years experience, preferably in print or digital media, communications or marketing.
To apply, email a cover letter, resume, and links to 3-5 clips to email@example.com. This opportunity is full-time, in-house 8:15-5:15 M-F, with competitive salary DOE.