Emerald Expositions

Online Editor – Photo+

Working with all Photo + brands including Rangefinder, Photo District News and Shutterlove, the Online Editor is responsible for expanding our online audience of professional photographers and enthusiasts. The role requires a savvy editor with the ability to manage multiple priorities and work collaboratively.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities (include, but are not limited to):

  • In collaboration with the editorial team, conceive, schedule and coordinate monthly print-to-online content migration for website and blogs while maintaining consistent style and “voice”
  • Work to expand our online audience using SEO analytics and through social media
  • Build links across sites to enrich content and drive traffic
  • Write original content for sites as required
  • Edit weekly and bi monthly email newsletters
  • In partnership with web designer, art director and editors, serve as project manager on annual special projects culminating in web galleries including PDN’s 30 Emerging Photographers site

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 2-5 years editorial experience online or print working collaboratively with editing team
  • Excellent copy editing, proofreading, fact checking and headline writing skills
  • Highly organized, flexible and ability to juggle multiple priorities in a fast paced environment
  • Problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of NY Times or Chicago style

Technical Skills

  • CMS experience (OpenText or other). Experience in WordPress a plus.
  • InDesign /InCopy
  • Photoshop