Associate Editor, Scotsman Guide Media, Bothell, Wash.
- Scotsman Guide Media Inc., a Bothell, Wash.-based magazine publisher, seeks a motivated, experienced associate editor.
Scotsman Guide Media produces two monthly, national trade magazines serving the commercial and residential real estate finance sectors. Monthly circulation is more than 30,000 for the residential edition of Scotsman Guide and more than 25,000 for the commercial edition. In the past six years, Scotsman Guide, as well as online platforms at scotsmanguide.com, has received editorial and design awards from various national journalism organizations, including the American Society of Business Publication Editors, the Society of Professional Journalists and the Western Publishing Association.
The associate editor will be responsible for:
Overseeing the production of one of Scotsman Guide's editions
Editing articles for publication in Scotsman Guide
Planning and writing content for departments and original features
Recruiting top mortgage professionals to author articles
Collaborating with Production and Sales Departments on various projects
Maintaining social networking presence for the company and assigned edition, including Facebook and Twitter accounts
The successful candidate will have, at a minimum:
Four-year degree in journalism or a related field, plus one to three years' professional experience
Excellent communication skills (written, verbal and listening)
Computer proficiency, including intermediate-level skills with Microsoft Word, Excel and databases
Willingness to travel to trade shows
Familiarity with general marketing concepts, Associated Press (AP) Style and Web content management
Willingness to complete other duties as assigned
Scotsman Guide Media Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a drug-free workplace. We offer competitive pay, full benefits and an upbeat work environment.
To apply, please e-mail your résumé, cover letter and three writing samples to associate@.... No phone calls, please.