Editorial Assistant

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $44,376
Maximum: $49,876
Details: $1,706.77 - $1,918.31 Paid Bi-Weekly



Start Date


Application Deadline



615 Slaters Lane
United States


Coordinates and develops necessary elements and content under the supervision of the Youth Publications Editor to help produce a high quality Christian magazine and online presence. Serve as a member of departmental teams to implement and develop communication strategies, methods, and systems to increase the publication’s readership. Produce, gather, organize, write and edit content for the national youth publication. Develop, implement, and maintain a comprehensive social media communication strategy, in conjunction with the publication department’s communication strategist. Develop online exclusive content for the magazine’s website and social media platforms. Pitch interview opportunities to artists’ PR agents. Research trends, new products, and technological opportunities to stay at the forefront within the publishing industry to our specific audience. Occasional travel to conferences, training, and youth events required.


Education and Experience:

Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in journalism, communications, or a related field. Three to four years’ experience working in a related field. Salvationist preferred. Thorough knowledge of the Christian Bible, evangelical beliefs and practices, and in particular, Salvation Army beliefs and practices. Ability to communicate the gospel message and Christian themes clearly in written form. Knowledge of website functionality, Microsoft Office Suite, and Adobe Cloud Suite applications. 


Benefits after 90 days. Free underground parking and lunches offered.

Level of Language Proficiency

Must be highly proficient in the English language.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply


Submit your cover letter and resume by secure fax to (703) 684-3478, e-mail to usn.recruit@usn.salvationarmy.org with the job title in the subject line, or send via US Mail to 615 Slaters Lane Alexandria, VA 22314, Attn: HR Office.