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Digital Editor
Summary
Title:Digital Editor
ID:301434
Location:MO - St. Louis
Job Category:News Room / Editorial
Division:BridgeTower Media
Description
Missouri Lawyers Media is seeking a Digital Editor to join its dynamic editorial team. The ideal candidate should be a multitalented editor with strong social media and content-curation chops who is able to seamlessly toggle between the long-lead deadlines of magazines and the fast-paced environment of daily writing, editing and social media. The successful candidate will balance a commitment to meaningful journalism that matters to the legal community of Missouri, an entrepreneurial mindset and a demonstrated ability to maintain record-setting traffic/audience growth.

Primary responsibilities include:
  • Day-to-day administration of molawyersmedia.com and other sites for Missouri Lawyers Media-produced publications
  • Creating and editing daily and weekly digital and print content and producing digital-exclusive features, including video
  • Producing e-alerts, e-newsletters and breaking-news alerts
  • Designing online layouts for print features with a clear vision for mobile-first design
  • Overseeing all social media messaging and audience engagement, including Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.
  • Monitoring and analyzing editorial content via Google Analytics and other metrics to provide big-picture perspective to multiple departments
  • Supervising print-to-digital conversions for Missouri Lawyers Media’s print products
  • Identifying and supervising print content that will receive enhanced digital treatment
  • Serving as a liaison to sales, circulation and marketing departments on digital projects  
  • Working with the sales team to ensure molawyersmedia.com’s ad schedule and placement is up-to-date
  • Building, scheduling and managing marketing materials for internal and external clients
Requirements:
  • A bachelor’s degree in journalism, digital media, journalism, communications or a related field
  • Three-plus years of digital content and editing experience
  • Experience conceptualizing, producing, editing and managing multifaceted digital-exclusive packages and stories
  • Proficiency with HTML, WordPress, Google Analytics, Adobe Creative Suite, iMovie/Final Cut Pro and digital CMS
  • Capacity to interact collaboratively with multiple departments throughout the company
  • Strong management/leadership/mentoring skills
Missouri Lawyers Media offers competitive pay and a generous benefits package. If interested please submit your cover letter, resume, references and salary requirements.

BridgeTower Media and all subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and value diversity in our workplace.
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