American Society of Magazine Editors

Reviews Editor at Entertainment Weekly

ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY is looking for an editor to oversee the music reviews section in the magazine, as well as coordinate music coverage on the brand's digital platforms. The ideal candidate is an obsessive consumer of music and ideally also has an interest in video games and gadgets/gear. This person must be creative and organized, able to generate new ideas, pitch them in editorial meetings and to the staff, work with photo and design departments, and follow through from conception to production while keeping all staffers involved on track. Key Responsibilities: *Commission, edit and run the music review section *Work collaboratively with critics and staff writers, designers, photo editors, and the web team—while on deadline *Manage how print features live in digital, social, and mobile platforms *Write for the magazine and site as desired Skills & Experience: *4-6 years of editorial experience (with a minimum of 2 years in print) *Experience managing writers is a must *Proven track record of compelling work *Interest/experience in tech, video games a plus.

Please contact Madison Vain at Madison.Vain@ew.com

Date: 
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Location: 
New York, NY