Digital Managing Editor

New York, NY
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Kathleen Ellison

Job Description:

  • This is a 1 Year temporary assignment 
  • Must have proof of eligibility to work in the US as W2 employee, Sponsorship is not available 

Creative Partnerships at this creative agency is seeking a Digital Managing Editor to help manage production of digital experiences at the intersection of content and commerce, while focusing on storytelling and the customer experience to drive sales, revenue, and engagement. They oversee content trafficking operations on a range of platforms and experiences including articles, home pages, emails, landing pages, video, and custom branded content. Demonstrated ability to shepherd content from strategy through execution on deadline is crucial. This position reports into the Executive Producer, Content Commerce.

Major Responsibilities:

" Oversees trafficking and operations of daily news coverage and long-term editorial planning

" Manages programming and operations calendar and deadlines, including touchpoints with social calendar and marketing calendar, to meet all production deadlines for articles, video, and email newsletters, interfacing with multiple stakeholders across the organization

" Trafficking, tracking, and coordinating all creative deliverables & assets through production and storage

" Coordinates Legal approval of editorial content

" Updates/programs/schedules home page and landing pages

" Manages freelance contracts and invoicing

" Coordinates article SEO keyword and metadata recommendations.

" Works with Audience Development to optimize content

" Top Edits content as needed


" Understanding of golf lifestyle preferred

" 5+ years digital managing editor experience

" Ability to work directly in a publishing cms

" Strong knowledge of web/mobile standards

" Experience working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

" Strong understanding of digital metrics and the ability to analyze and respond to audience data

" Flexible and entrepreneurial nature to work in a start-up environment.

" Ability to communicate creative solutions

" Experience in working on project management platforms (e.g. Monday.com) and implementing systems to manage projects through completion

" Must be willing to work in New York, NY

" Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States