Editorial Content Manager

Recruiter
Jewish Federation of Greater New Haven
Location
Woodbridge
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 11, 2016
Closes
Oct 26, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

Reporting to the Director of Marketing & Communications, the Content Manager is accountable for advancing the mission and objectives of the Jewish Federation, Foundation, and JCC of Greater New Haven by sourcing, producing, and editing content across our various platforms, which include, but are not limited to, our online news-portal, e-newsletters, Facebook pages, annual reports, program guides, and Shalom New Haven (SNH), the only Jewish Newspaper serving the Greater New Haven and CT Shoreline communities, delivered to more than 10,000 Jewish households six times a year. ObjectivesGenerates editorial calendar representing all of our organization's' interests across our platforms, which include, but are not limited to, SNH, our online news-portal, e-newsletters, Facebook pages, annual reports and program guidesResponsible for launch deadlinesRegularly sources content from Jewish Congregations and agencies in our catchment area, as well as from internal sources (staff and board members), and from local, national, and international news channelsWrites/produces articles and stories that promote the interests of our brands - including impact stories, donor stories, and other articles as requested by Director of Marketing & CommunicationsOrganizes, edits, and repurposes content for multi-channel distribution across our communication platforms, which include, but are not limited to, SNH, our online news-portal, e-newsletters, Facebook pages, annual reports and program guides TacticalGenerates multi-channel editorial calendar and updates monthly, based on editorial perspective and input from internal stake ownersClearly and regularly communicates timelines to internal, external, and production-related stake-ownersRegularly engages with internal and community-based contributors to provide direction and uncover story opportunitiesWrites and produces original contentEdits sourced content for proper style and grammarCoordinates and conducts interviews to produce original stories. Coordinates photography and videography as neededDirects freelance writers as requested by Director of Marketing & CommunicationsMaintains organized filing and databasing system for all published contentPosts content on website, in social media, and in e-newslettersAdvises on organization and layout of news website and SNHLays out the paper in InDesignFollows naming guidelines RequirementsSuperb story-telling and editorial skillsWriting experience requiredCommand of media law and Principles of Ethical ContentPhotography, videography, and video editing skillsProven ability to layout paper in InDesignExceptional interpersonal skillsThorough understanding of online and print mediumsBasic knowledge of Jewish tradition Please send cover letter and resume to: Marlyn Henry Human Resources Manager No phone calls please The Jewish Federation/JCC of Greater New Haven is an EEO/AA employer and encourages individuals of all backgrounds and faiths to apply.