Job Description Active Interest Media is currently seeking to fill the Digital Media Specialist position at Climbing magazine, based in Boulder, Colorado. The job will entail managing and producing content for a growing online and electronic publishing business, with a focus on website production, social media initiatives, newsletters, tablet editions, e-books, and multimedia storytelling. The editor will enjoy a set of responsibilities that includes opportunities to write, report, blog, travel, create video, and test gear.
Minimum requirements: A bachelor's degree or higher in a relevant field Strong editing and writing skills Significant climbing experience Proficiency in digital media platforms Excellent project management skills
Key technical abilities: CMS Knowledge: Wordpress preferable. Basic HTML/E-Newsletter Production Knowledge Photoshop Skills InDesign/Adobe Digital Publishing Suite a Plus Final Cut Pro Video Editing/Basic Video Production Basic SEO knowledge Social networking and analytics experience Experience with Google Analytics
Duties At Climbing magazine, the digital media specialist is likely to work on some or all of the following:
-Managing schedule and production of electronic publications by working with other editors on staff. -Working to build social media audience and engagement. -Generating newsletters, slideshows, video, and other multimedia content. -Researching and reporting information for all types of stories. -Evaluating manuscripts and queries to determine if their publishing potential is consistent with the overall editorial plan. -Conceptualizing and/or helping locate art/photos to accompany content. -Staying abreast of the sport by climbing frequently.
• Job location: Boulder, CO • Start date: Winter 2014 • Active Interest Media is an equal opportunity employer
Please send a resumé and cover letter to Editor Shannon Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org