Production Editor

Posted by: Bitch Media

Portland, OR, US

TITLE: Production Editor

REPORTS TO: Senior Engagement Editor
Salary: $18/hour
Classification: Part-time, 24 hours/week, non-exempt

Bitch Media seeks a production editor to join our editorial team. The right candidate is an extremely organized project manager, a deft copy editor, and a born collaborator. If you have a knack for getting other people to meet deadlines while never missing your own, are excited about the opportunity to oversee content production of an award-winning magazine, and have communication skills that rival your last great therapist, we’re looking for you.

We strongly encourage people from communities historically marginalized by mainstream feminism to apply, particularly: people of color; immigrants; lesbian, gay, bisexual, queerpeople; genderqueer, trans, and gender non-conforming people.

The Production Editor reports to our Senior Engagement Editor and is a key member of our editorial team. The position’s primary responsibilities are: (1) To ensure that magazine content and production deadlines are set and met by Bitch Media’s editors and freelancers; (2) To monitor online editorial calendar and ensure timely publication of online pieces.

PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Bitch Magazine• Manage content production of quarterly print magazine in Portland, OR. • Recruit, schedule, and oversee contract copyeditors and proofreaders. • Collaborate closely with our art director to produce the print issue
• Provide general copyediting support to lead editors
• Write editorial content as assigned
• Assign and edit editorial content as assigned

Bitchmedia.org

• Provide copyediting and proofing support for online articles
• Support editorial team by monitoring online editorial calendar and ensuring timely publication of online pieces.
• Assign and edit editorial content as assigned
• Load online content in backend of [[http:bitchmedia.org|bitchmedia.org]]
• Write editorial content as assigned
• Assign and edit editorial content as assigned

Podcasts, Video, New Content

• Contribute as needed
• Provide informal feedback

General

• Participate in editorial meetings and editorial team projects
• Provide general copyediting and proofing support
• Contribute to social media platforms
• Contribute to Bitch Media newsletters (e.g. B-Mail, Bitch Reads, etc.) • Identify, cultivate and maintain relationships with Bitch writers

copyedit like it’s going out of style; (3) To

REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

• Excellent time-management and planning skills.
• Excellent group project management skills.
• A true desire to work in collaboration at all times.
• At least 2 years of editing experience (developmental editing, line editing, and copyediting) • Basic InDesign skills.

• Knowledge of Drupal is helpful.
• Deep knowledge of intersectional feminism and popular culture

SALARY AND CLASSIFICATION
This is position is 24-hours per week at $18/hour. This is a part-time exempt position. Benefits include full health and dental insurance, paid vacation and sick time, and retirement.

LOCATION
Bitch Media is located in Portland, OR. The Production Editor must be available to work in Portland OR.

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