Digital Editor

Job Type

Full Time

Published

08/01/2018

Start Date

09/03/2018

Application Deadline

08/24/2018

Address

70 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York
NY
10023
United States

Description

JOB OVERVIEW

 

A member of the Film Comment team, the Digital Editor works closely with the Editor-in-Chief and is responsible for editorial content and management of all FC digital platforms under the direction of the Editor-in-Chief.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

 

  • Guide and oversee production for online and other digital platforms
  • Line edit and top edit copy for digital and other platforms
  • Edit and write original insightful copy for the website and app
  • Generate ideas for original coverage for web, print, and other platforms
  • Assign recurring features for all platforms as necessary
  • Assist in tracking assignment schedule and copy flow
  • Curate and creatively deploy from the magazine's 50-year archives
  • Participate in editorial meetings and brainstorming and coordinate with print coverage
  • Publish all digital editorial on magazine’s CMS and app
  • Refresh and populate homepage and provide art and incidental copy
  • Assist in managing interns on research and other projects
  • Fact-checking on web and print copy
  • Adhere to house style and highest editorial and journalistic standards
  • Interface with marketing and other departments at the Film Society
  • Review audio and video assets for quality control
  • Contribute to short term and long term strategy for FC digital platforms


EXPERIENCE/SKILLS REQUIRED

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Significant experience as an editor and writer, thorough knowledge of film history and contemporary cinema, a nuanced critical perspective and journalistic acumen
  • Proven ability to work independently under deadline, take initiative, anticipate challenges, solve problems, and work under pressure
  • Ability to conceive consistently original ideas
  • Proficient in WordPress and other content management systems and familiar with emerging technologies
  • Passion and an understanding of Film Comment and the Film Society of Lincoln Center’s mission
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills and ability to be effective in a dynamic environment
  • Ease with collaboration
  • Meticulous attention to detail

 

SUPERVISION:

 

Film Comment Editor in Chief

 

 

FULL-TIME___X___ If full-time, number of months per year__12__

PART-TIME_______ If part-time, number of hours per week______


REGULAR___X___ TEMPORARY______

 

Benefits

Full Benefits

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

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