Manager, Magazine/Editor in Chief

Rotary International

Evanston, Illinois

Date Posted October 07, 2021
Industry Magazines / Publishing
Specialty Editorial
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


Job Title:            Manager, Magazine/Editor in Chief

Area:                   Communications Digital & Content

Reports to:         Director, Digital & Content

Classification:    Exempt

Location:            Evanston, IL

(Currently working remote but will return to office - must be willing to relocate or currently live in the Chicagoland area)


Organization Overview

Rotary is a membership organization that unites people from all continents and cultures who take action to deliver real, long-term solutions to pressing issues facing our communities and the world. Each year, Rotary members expand their networks, build lasting relationships, and invest more than $200 million and 16 million volunteer hours to improve lives and create positive change in the world. In exchange for hard work and dedication in support of Rotary’s clubs, members and other participants, and their humanitarian service projects, our employees receive competitive salaries, flexible schedules, comprehensive benefits, and job enrichment. To learn more, visit


Rotary’s Commitment to Diversity

As a global network that strives to build a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change, Rotary values diversity and celebrates the contributions of people of all backgrounds, regardless of their age, ethnicity, race, color, abilities, religion, socioeconomic status, culture, sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity.



The Manager, Magazines is the editor in chief responsible for overall editorial and content direction and for hiring staff, managing budgets, and reviewing and approving agreements/contracts for Rotary magazine. Serves as a key participant in implementing Rotary’s content strategy and aligning magazine content for use across Rotary’s communications channels.   Collaborates with colleagues across the organization and with senior leaders to align editorial approach with organizational goals. Ensures Rotary magazine’s content is relevant for use across the entire Rotary magazine network of 33 publications across the globe. Delivers a magazine that informs and inspires members, participants and others to be people of action. Supervises issue planning and lineups, top edits features, oversees all display copy including covers, and approves designs and layouts.


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