Editor, MOD Society Magazine

MOD Society Magazine
November 20, 2021
Raleigh, North Carolin
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Job Description

MOD Society Magazine, a bi-monthly lifestyle publication (print and digital) is looking to hire a managing editor for our new Triangle (Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill) edition. www.yourmodsociety.com
We’re seeking a seasoned writing and editing pro who is creative, collaborative and possesses strong planning, organizational and management skills. We want an editor with a fresh voice, perspective and ideas – someone who can help us can create compelling content and meet the needs of our smart and savvy audience.
Magazine Editor Responsibilities:
• Generate content and story ideas
• Research, interview, write and edit 4-6 features per issue
• Write regular Editor’s Letter and Table of Contents preview copy
• Proofread, edit and rewrite articles and contributed columns to meet publication standards
• Approve content, appearance and layout of featured articles
• Partner with photography, design and digital leads to ensure a consistent, sophisticated aesthetic
• Follow and contribute to the publication’s style and brand guidelines
• Demonstrate familiarity with AP Style, mastery of grammar rules and principles and professional ethical standards
• Contribute to digital and social media planning and posts
• Actively raise the profile of the publication

Magazine Editor Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in communications/journalism or related field of study
• 3 years of work experience as a magazine editor or equivalent
• Demonstrable experience in producing relevant content to target audiences
• Strong writing, editing and interpersonal skills
• Ability to nurture long-term relationships with key publication influencers
• Analytical thinker with strong conceptual and research skills
• Strong decision-making capabilities and attention to detail
• Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team