Writer and Editor

We're looking for a full-time Writer/Editor to aid the production of assigned print and/or digital publications, under the direction of senior editorial staff.

Grey Dog Media is a growing, national-award-winning creator and publisher of customer and consumer media. Our products include magazines, catalogs, books, websites, videos, commercials, and collateral. This is a fast-paced, yet relaxed environment with experienced professionals. We offer a friendly, professional workplace, full-benefits, competitive salary, and remarkable opportunities for creative-skills development, and career advancement.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in English, Journalism or related field
  • Experience: Minimum 3 years of editorial experience in publishing
  • Desire to work on a collaborative team with high standards
  • Ability to write, edit and/or produce assigned articles
  • Ability to summarize and communicate complex topics in an effort to educate the audience
  • Experience researching and sourcing editorial content
  • Detail oriented
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Expert understanding of English grammar
  • Familiarity with standard style guides, such as the AP and Chicago Manual
  • Highly motivated with ability to work in a deadline-driven environment
  • Positive attitude
  • Understanding of trends, timely stories and viral content
  • Skilled in using reference resources
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Ability to maintain a consistent writing style and proofread articles for grammatical errors, voice/tone and substance
  • Knowledge of cuisine, crafting, health and fitness related topics is a plus

Job Location: West Des Moines, Iowa
Position/Type: Full-Time/professional
Benefits: Medical/HSA/401K/LTD/AD&D/Life Ins./Dental/PTO/Vision
Compensation: Highly Competitive

Job Inquiry

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