Publisher’s Weekly is looking for a Digital / Features Editor, who has digital news experience, knowledge of the publishing industry, and is “comfortable” with reading spreadsheets just as they would novels. MS in Publishing graduates with digital and editorial experience, this can be an ideal position for you!
Employer: Publisher’s Weekly
Position: Digital / Features Editor
Responsibilities for this full-time position include conceptualizing, assigning, and editing feature packages; maintaining PW’s bestseller lists and assigning/writing bestseller-related editorial; light programming of publishersweekly.com; and handling routine social media. This position will work heavily on both print and digital.
The ideal candidate will have three to five years of editorial experience (digital highly preferable), a contact list full of freelance writers, and a track record of innovation. Proficiency with Microsoft Excel is a big plus, as is familiarity with K4 and InCopy.