Advance Magazine Publishers Inc. Senior Web Producer, The New Yorker in New York, New York
The New Yorker is a multi-platform media enterprise, spanning print, digital, audio, video, and live events. Founded in 1925, The New Yorker is considered by many to be the most influential magazine in the world, renowned for its in-depth reporting, political and cultural commentary, fiction, poetry, humor, and cartoons. In addition to the weekly print magazine, The New Yorker has become a daily digital destination for news and cultural coverage by its staff writers and other contributors. In print and online, The New Yorker stands apart for its commitment to truth and accuracy, for the quality of its prose, and its insistence on exciting and moving every reader.
The Senior Web Producer is a seasoned copy editor and Web producer with a demonstrated talent and enthusiasm for copy editing, excellent creative and news judgment, strong editorial instincts, leadership skills, and a facility for project management.
In addition to performing all the duties required of a , act as a deputy focussed on a specialized area, such as long-form, complex, or high-profile copy, or as a special-project manager.
Manage workflow and delegate responsibilities to teammates when necessary.
Additional duties as required, or as assigned by manager.
Skills and Qualifications:
Three or more years of experience as a Web producer or copy editor.
Demonstrated ability to manage special projects with multiple team members.
Ability to reliably and regularly make complex editorial decisions independently.
Strong editorial instincts and news judgment.
A finely tuned ear for language and a flair for writing display copy that engages the reader and reflects The New Yorker's voice and outlook.
Experience and comfort with digital publishing and an ability to work both quickly and accurately.
A strong interest in current affairs and a willingness to work at the speed of the Web.
Excellent writing and editing skills.
The ability to meet deadlines while handling multiple tasks simultaneously.
The ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
The ability to communicate and coordinate with editors, writers, fact checkers, and others, balancing needs and priorities.
Experience working with a content-management system (such as Wordpress) for publishing Web content.
Experience working with Google Docs (tracking changes, commenting, permissions).
Familiarity with the history, style, and values of The New Yorker.
Willingness to work some early mornings, nights, weekends, and holidays.
What happens next?
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Conde Nast is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.