Digital Editor

Air Force Association, Arlington, Virginia

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Date Posted March 18, 2021
Industry Magazines / Publishing
Specialty Editorial
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified
Website http://www.airforcemag.org

Description:

Air Force Magazine is seeking a full-time Digital Editor to join our dynamic news team reporting on the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Space Force, and national defense. We are editorially independent, and our traffic is growing rapidly. Air Force Magazine and www.AirForceMag.com are published by the Air Force Association, a 501c(3) nonprofit organization, and we are editorially independent.   

The successful candidate will work closely with the news editor to edit and post content to airforcemag.com, build and send breaking news alerts, and maintain and monitor our digital content, and will contribute as well to our original reporting. We're looking for a creative, committed pro, who knows news when s/he sees it and can help improve the work of others. Knowledge of AP style, familiarity with WordPress and Google Analytics, social media fluency, familiarity with e-mail platforms, and the ability to troubleshoot problems and stay calm under pressure are paramount. Ability to shoot and edit videos a plus. 

This is a job for a self-starter who can produce timely, effective content with a commitment to quality and accuracy, who is also comfortable working with a team and able to meet both daily and monthly deadlines. 

We offer a competitive salary, a generous 401K plan, comprehensive health coverage including dental, vision, life insurance, and flexible spending accounts, paid vacation and sick leave, and more.  

The Air Force Association is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and honoring the contributions of our country’s veterans.

Instructions for Applicants:
Please read the following carefully before beginning the application process.
To be considered for this position, you must submit an AFA employment application, including salary requirements, a cover letter, and a resume to recruiter@afa.org.

The AFA application is available at https://www.afa.org/content/dam/afa/why-join/AFA%20Employment%20Application.pdf   Incomplete and/or unofficial AFA applications will not be considered.

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