Friday, May 11, 2012

Job Opening: Associate Editor - Women's Lifestyle for EQAL (CA)

Post date: Friday, May 11, 2012
EQAL is hiring an Associate Editor to run multiple high-profile, interactive online communities, specifically in fields such as Comedy, Sports, Social Activism, and Women’s Lifestyle. We are looking for someone who has a strong understanding of social media and distribution (Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, StumbleUpon etc.), prior experience writing and blogging (e.g. worked for a professional blog, social network or online magazine), impeccable organization skills and incredible attention to detail. Must have experience in blog publishing (Tumblr, Wordpress, etc.).

Responsibilities:
  • Independently conceive, write, edit daily blog posts.
  • Manage online community (e.g. interact with community members, find relevant content from the site's members, increase engagement through contests, polls, etc.).
  • Maintain editorial calendar and posting schedule for multiple sites.
  • Liaise with celebrity partners for content ideas and approval.
  • Coordinate sponsored posts with in-house advertising team.
  • Communicate bugs and design enhancements with in-house design team.

Key Skills & Qualifications:
  • Strong communication and management skills.
  • Organized, discreet, detail-oriented.
  • Must have experience in blog publishing (Tumblr, Wordpress, etc.).
  • Experience copy-editing your own work.
  • Experience editing photos for publication a plus.
  • Must work well under pressure and be able to multitask.

Location: Los Angeles, CA

CONTACT INFORMATION:

For submissions: apply via the EQAL job site here

Website: http://www.eqal.com/
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