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Deputy Editor

Studio 96 is looking for a Deputy Editor to join their office in New York.

Employer: Studio 96

Location:  New York / USA

Position: Deputy Editor

Description:

Studio 96 is hiring a Deputy Editor to assist in ideating, curating, and editing content on all client projects. This includes but is not limited to a heavy focus on a luxury client’s print publication, while balancing frequent blog article production for a myriad of other smaller tech clients. The role requires a keen eye for good grammar, aesthetic design, and powerful writing, in equal measure.

Duties:

• Liaising with and managing freelance journalists and photographers
• Editing articles, stories, interviews, blogs, and other written content
• Curating story ideas, determining if stories are worthy of production
• Ensuring publications have consistent style and themes
• Editorial research
• Curating and maintaining the photographic aesthetic of publications
• Inserting stories into magazine layout files
• Liaising with clients and submitting completed stories
• Managing any administrative duties required to adhere to frequent story deadlines
• Assisting team in any other editorial overflow

Benefits:

• Competitive salary
• A fast growing company with lot of opportunity for upward mobility
• Work on a young, smart team who strongly support each other
• Working in a community surrounded by passionate, smart thinkers in all different industries

Requirements:

• Be humble
• Be a visionary with a lot of chutzpa- as a small team, we need every individual to be able to identify problems without them being spelled out by someone else, and take responsibility and initiative to solve them
• Have experience storyboarding at a magazine
• Have strong writing skills and a passion for the written word. A writing sample is required
• Have a passion for and pulse on modern urban culture with intellectual integrity
• Be highly organized and thorough in everything you do; the CEO’s life mantra: if you’re gonna do it, do it right
• Have top time management skills and be able to juggle several tasks at once, as we have several clients with staggering story deadlines throughout the month
• Have a BA in Journalism, Communications, English, or equivalent journalistic experience

To apply, please submit the following in an email with the subject line “Deputy Editor Application” to [email protected]:

• A resume
• A writing sample that features an idea, profile, or tells some kind of story with an identifiable beginning, middle, and end. It should be about 550-1000 words. This most often takes the form of feature pieces that are investigative in nature, but it is not limited to that. Please do not send Buzzfeed-type listicles, product writing, etc., as they do not fit this description

Job Application Link: [email protected]

Studio 96

Studio 96 is a content marketing firm that produces meaningful content at scale for thoughtful, radically innovative brands.

ADDRESS

32 W 39th Street, 4th Floor New York, NY 10018

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