Company: Active Interest Media
Position: Associate Digital Editor
Location: Boulder, Colorado
Job Status: Full-Time
Skiing magazine seeks a hard-working, creative associate digital editor to join the staff in Boulder, Colo., to crank out content and have some fun. The associate digital editor will work closely with the editorial staff to support one of the biggest brands in the winter sports industry.
The associate digital editor will predominantly manage social media channels, and write, edit, and build digital content. He or she will also shoot and edit photos, help implement sales and marketing initiatives, brainstorm content ideas, represent our magazines in the field, help create and manage the online content calendar, help manage interns, and more.
A Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, or a related field is required, as is knowledge of, and interest in, skiing. Previous journalism experience, particularly at a daily or weekly news media outlet, is ideal. Candidates should be highly organized, self-directed, active in social media, and have experience with the Adobe Creative Suite (such as Photoshop, InDesign, and Bridge), Google Analytics, a content management system, and publishing digital content (via online, tablet and/or email). A working knowledge of basic HTML and the use of social media tools is useful.
SKI and Skiing are part of Active Interest Media, a leading publisher of enthusiast consumer shows and publications across all media platforms. AIM’s other titles include Warren Miller Entertainment, Yoga Journal, Backpacker, Vegetarian Times, American Cowboy, Old House Journal, and many more. The company’s five publishing groups—the Equine Network, the Home Buyer Group, the Healthy Living Group, the Marine Group, and the Outdoor Group—reach more than 10 million readers in 85 countries around the world.
You’ll be joining a hard-working/hard-playing office full of fun, outdoorsy people. You’ll also be able to check out the latest and greatest ski gear, travel on assignment, and meet some of the most influential people in the ski industry. Full health and vacation benefits are included.
Send resume, cover letter, salary requirements and writing samples to Kim Beekman, Editor in Chief, at firstname.lastname@example.org.