Bike Magazine
Date Posted: 3/27/2017

Online Editor

  • Company: Bike Magazine
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location: Carlsbad, CA
  • Required Exp: 2 year(s)
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

Bike Magazine is seeking a seasoned, passionate mountain biker with a voracious appetite for mountain bike news to serve as editor of the magazine’s website, bikemag.com.

Duties include:
- Planning and executing daily editorial rollout, developing team of digital contributors and setting overall direction of the bikemag.com website.
- Managing Bike’s social media channels, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube. A thorough knowledge of these platforms—and a savvy understanding of how to parlay them into greater brand recognition—is one of the fundamental pillars of this job.
- Developing strategies to grow Bike’s social media presence and tie these platforms into a cohesive identity that is synonymous with bikemag.com and Bike magazine.
- Assigning and editing editorial contributions from the team, establishing a high level of quality to help attract readership by optimizing content for search engines.
- Working with website production staff to coordinate content rollout and provide feedback to product team to help improve/develop the website to better attract users.
- Monitoring the digital editorial financial budget and managing freelance editorial contributors when appropriate.
- Writing features, columns and other designated editorial as needed for bikemag.com.
- Representing Bike at local, national and international trade shows and events to help build strong links with readers and the industry.
- Other duties and tasks as assigned, including possible video standup work.

Job Requirements

Education/Experience:
- Journalism or English degree desired.
- Previous experience as an editor in a publishing environment, or equivalent education and experience.
- Previous experience managing staff.
- Strong photo editing/handling skills preferred.
- Pre-existing social media presence would indicate the level of previous experience with specific channels.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Excellent writer and editor able to communicate complex issues in lively, clear and concise prose.
- Language skills suitable for a professional publishing position, including spelling, grammar and punctuation, plus proofreading and copy-editing capabilities.
- Strong organizational and time-management skills.
- Ability to work quickly and meet tight deadlines.
- Knowledge of mountain-bike industry.
- Video production/shooting skills a plus.
- Previous work on a high volume website a plus.

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume through Malakye.com.

Perks

Date Posted: 3/27/2017

Online Editor

  • Company: Bike Magazine
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Carlsbad, CA
  • Required Exp:2 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

Bike Magazine is seeking a seasoned, passionate mountain biker with a voracious appetite for mountain bike news to serve as editor of the magazine’s website, bikemag.com.

Duties include:
- Planning and executing daily editorial rollout, developing team of digital contributors and setting overall direction of the bikemag.com website.
- Managing Bike’s social media channels, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube. A thorough knowledge of these platforms—and a savvy understanding of how to parlay them into greater brand recognition—is one of the fundamental pillars of this job.
- Developing strategies to grow Bike’s social media presence and tie these platforms into a cohesive identity that is synonymous with bikemag.com and Bike magazine.
- Assigning and editing editorial contributions from the team, establishing a high level of quality to help attract readership by optimizing content for search engines.
- Working with website production staff to coordinate content rollout and provide feedback to product team to help improve/develop the website to better attract users.
- Monitoring the digital editorial financial budget and managing freelance editorial contributors when appropriate.
- Writing features, columns and other designated editorial as needed for bikemag.com.
- Representing Bike at local, national and international trade shows and events to help build strong links with readers and the industry.
- Other duties and tasks as assigned, including possible video standup work.

Job Requirements

Education/Experience:
- Journalism or English degree desired.
- Previous experience as an editor in a publishing environment, or equivalent education and experience.
- Previous experience managing staff.
- Strong photo editing/handling skills preferred.
- Pre-existing social media presence would indicate the level of previous experience with specific channels.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Excellent writer and editor able to communicate complex issues in lively, clear and concise prose.
- Language skills suitable for a professional publishing position, including spelling, grammar and punctuation, plus proofreading and copy-editing capabilities.
- Strong organizational and time-management skills.
- Ability to work quickly and meet tight deadlines.
- Knowledge of mountain-bike industry.
- Video production/shooting skills a plus.
- Previous work on a high volume website a plus.

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume through Malakye.com.

Perks

Date Posted: 3/27/2017

Online Editor

  • Company: Bike Magazine
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Carlsbad, CA
  • Required Exp:2 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available