Digital Production Assistant
TheWeek.com seeks a digitally savvy newshound to manage various editorial tasks essential to our growing web presence. This person will wear many hats, but his or her main focus will be on improving TheWeek.com’s presence on social media platforms and on tablet devices. Most importantly, this person will have a strong understanding of what makes a story sharable.
Tasks may include:
Helping maintain The Week’s various social media profiles
Analyzing traffic trends
Daily newsletter production
Researching, writing and formatting stories
Formatting weekly magazine issues for iPad and other tablet devices
Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field
Proven presence on and strong understanding of social sharing communities including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr and others
Familiarity with Content Management Systems and Google Analytics
Proficiency in Photoshop and an eye for design
Excellent news judgment and writing skills
Basic understanding of HTML and coding a plus
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced news environment where multitasking is a must
This is a fulltime entry-level role based in our NYC office. To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.