Networld Media Group is a successful niche B2B publisher focused on digital media and events. We have an opening for a Louisville-based editorial director who will oversee a team of highly experienced site editors and report to our EVP & publisher.
The editorial director will manage the day-to-day operations of the company’s entire content output, including news, features, videos, custom content and social media. The position requires hands-on writing, project management, people management and some interaction with clients. Top candidates will have an accomplished journalism background and a high comfort level with online publishing.
The editorial director should be a detail-oriented person, while at the same time able to engage in strategic thinking.
- Daily check-ins and coaching of site editors and the custom content editor
- Run weekly editorial meetings
- Manage and build relationships with bloggers, freelancers, and other outside content providers
- Collaborate with the audience development manager to increase traffic
- Work closely with the publisher to execute content strategy
- Proven writing and editing skills
- Solid news judgment
- Extensive use of content management systems
- Demonstrated experience with video, social media and custom content
- Mature people skills
We offer competitive compensation and benefits, an employee share program, and a generous 401(k). Networld’s longstanding leadership in online publishing provides a unique opportunity for the right candidate.
Our editors have been quoted in Inc., Bloomberg Businessweek, NY Times, Seattle Times, and the Consumerist to name just a few. Several of our sites are #1 in their verticals. We engage more than 320,000 unique visitors across ten industry Web sites, plus we operate three highly successful executive summits and manage an industry association.
Founded in 2000, Networld Media Group is a leading business-to-business (B2B) media communications company specializing in digital media, associations and events in the mobile, self-service, digital signage, retail, food service and financial services industries. Media properties published by Networld Media Group include: ATMmarketplace.com, MobilePaymentsToday.com, DigitalSignageToday.com, FastCasual.com, KioskMarketplace.com, PizzaMarketplace.com, QSRweb.com, RetailCustomerExperience.com, SelfServiceWorld.com and ChurchCentral.com.
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