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Audience Engagement Editor

Post Date:Jan 31, 2019Type:Full time
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Location: United States - Massachusetts - Cambridge Job Reference:
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AUDIENCE ENGAGEMENT EDITOR, Undark Magazine, Knight Science Journalism Program, Program in Science, Technology and Society (STS), MIT

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Undark magazine seeks an Audience Engagement Editor to maintain, nurture, and grow Undark’s audience, social media presence, and a roster of partner publications, in consultation with its editor-in-chief. Responsibilities include monitoring, interpreting, and reporting on website and social media traffic analytics in order to improve promotions and expand readership; conceiving and developing pre-publication marketing campaigns for select Undark projects, principally through the identification and cultivation of relationships with online, print, television, and radio editors, producers, and bookers; designing and implementing external email communications, including a weekly newsletter; collecting, tracking, and maintaining a database/spreadsheet of all relevant journalism awards/competitions/contests; working with Knight Science Journalism’s (KSJ) director, associate director, and program administrator to promote the profile of the KSJ program through various marketing channels; working with KSJ's program administrator to help plan, promote, and orchestrate KSJ- and Undark-branded live events; maintaining annual budget; and performing other duties as directed. 

REQUIRED: bachelor’s degree; at least five years’ directly-related work experience creating marketing and communications content across all media (web, social media, email, print); knowledge of all paid promotional mechanisms relevant to major social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, etc.); experience with digital content management systems, principally WordPress; proficiency with Google Analytics, Microsoft and Adobe software tools, and web-based collaboration systems, including Slack; strong analytical, communication, and project management skills; and willingness to work in a flexible, small, team-oriented environment. Working knowledge of basic website coding protocols (e.g., HTML, CSS) desirable, as is experience in a journalistic publishing environment. Experience contributing to the creation of digital and print graphics content and overseeing the production of image-based and graphic materials preferred.

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