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Full editorial and management responsibility for the content published on ProMarket, including implementation of ProMarketâ™s long-term strategy.
Prepares the editorial plan of all content in conjunction with other staff members and the Editorial Board.
Identifies, recruits, and maintains relationships with academics and other experts as contributors to ProMarket.
Assists in preparation and editing of posts in conjunction with writer/editor and freelancers.
Enhances and manages media relationships to grow ProMarketâ™s brand and visibility.
Promotes ProMarket/Stigler Center externally by raising its profile, moderating panels at events, representing ProMarket at industry events/conferences, etc.
Supervises work of writer/editor by assigning writing tasks, guidance, and editing of posts.
Along with Writer/Editor, provides coverage of Stigler Center events/conferences, working papers, initiatives.
Manages freelancers and other operational/administrative support for ProMarket, in cooperation with the Associate Director for Operations.
Coordinates content across all Comms channels with the Communications Manager; monitor traffic trends.
Manages relationships with ProMarket Editorial and Advisory Board.
Works with minimal guidance to edit complex manuscripts and other forms of copy for grammar, punctuation, spelling, style, form, sentence structure, clarity, consistency and accuracy. Creates online and/or print versions of publications. Performs quality control checking at all stages of production for all written material in an editorial group.
Works directly with writers, editors, and others involved in projects. Ensures the quality of editorial work of others and advises them on the prioritization of assignments. Guides the staff in setting procedures and editing styles and in resolving any other issues that may arise.
Performs other related work as needed.
Bachelorâ™s degree in a relevant field.
Prior experience in either academic editing, opinion editing, writing, or publishing.
Background with a variety of writing styles/mediums (i.e., profiles, high-level interviews, web copy, emails, fact sheets, PowerPoint presentations, etc.) as well as research, proofreading, fact-checking, and reporting on a deadline.
Technical Skills or Knowledge:
Proficient in Adobe Suite and WordPress.
Solid knowledge of web analytics.
Write clear, accurate, engaging headlines with SEO best practices.
Excellent organizational, communication, and relationship management skills.
Multi-task, work effectively and independently, produce a high volume of work on deadlines, and collaborate in a team environment.
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