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Digital Editor Position Description

COMPANY CALIBR Magazine

POSITION TYPE Contract

REPORTS TO Executive Editor

LOCATION Remote

The digital editor at CALIBR Magazine is the head of our online content team–writers, graphic & web designers, photographers, and producers. S/he will create, edit, format, and publish the magazine’s editorial for our website, community, and social platforms.  

Responsibilities

  • Generate content ideas and planning, writing, and publishing schedule
  • Assign stories to freelance and in-house writers
  • Proofread and edit articles submitted by the writing team to ensure they are free from errors, accurate, and in line with the CALIBR Magazine style guide
  • Write high-quality articles
  • Format articles, images, and video content for online publication
  • Publishing articles to digital platforms including the CALIBR website and social media
  • Identifying and tracking key performance indicators
  • Tracking, assessing, and reporting website statistics
  • Oversee the development of the CALIBR Community
  • Design and coordinate virtual and in-person subscriber events

Requirements

  • Proven experience as an editor or relevant role
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, self motivated
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team as well as able to work independently
  • Should have passion to excel and be creative
  • Should have an ability to work under pressure and work in tight deadlines ensuring timely and quality execution of the work assigned
  • Good understanding of the publishing procedures and should stay updated with current developments in the media
  • Exceptional ability in copywriting and editing
  • Proficiency in English
  • Working knowledge of online platforms like WordPress, SEO concepts, and marketing applications
  • Reliability and efficiency
  • Attention to detail
  • BSc/BA in journalism, english, marketing or relevant field