Executive Editor Resume Samples

An Executive Editor supervises, organizes, and participates in the development and management of the publication’s copy submission activities. Working with editors and designers, these professionals will shoulder the roles and responsibilities that are mentioned on the Executive Editor Resume – developing the editorial calendar, setting and enforcing deadlines; providing evaluations of manuscripts to editors; supervising submission of processes and tracking systems; conducting negotiations with writers and agents; ensuring timely payment are made to contributors; and maintaining liaisons between associate editor, copy editor and the author.

As the job duties are huge and wide, the following skills are mandatory for executing the role – enthusiasm for online media, a good understanding of business leader’s issues and information needs; and experience in the relevant field. A good understanding of the publication procedures, rules and regulations, and staying current of the latest development is also essential. A degree in the field of English or Journalism is commonly seen on resumes.

Executive Editor Resume example

Executive Editor Resume

Summary : Seasoned editor and writer with over 10 years of integrated marketing, sales and advertising experience across fashion & beauty, health & wellness and lifestyle, and specialty skills in instructional design and education. Solution oriented and customer service driven, Bring a solid foundation in digital communications and publishing with an emphasis on research and journalism, marketing strategy, branding, advertorial copy, press releases, blogging, analytics and more.

Skills : Writing And Editing, Executive Managment, Product Development,

Description :

    1. Creates magazines for the group tourism segment of the travel industry.
    2. Leads a team of staff and freelance writers, art directors and support staff to produce magazine content and meet multiple print publication deadlines every month.
    3. Responsible for Long-term planning of editorial strategies for four travel magazines.
    4. Responsible fo Oversight of website design, online content creation and multiple monthly e-newsletters.
    5. Responsible for Multimedia content creation, including on-camera interviews and hosting travelogue videos.
    6. Leads complete overhauls of four well established print magazines, resulting in redesigned products that now lead their industry in design, editorial, audience and profitability.
    7. Spearheads creation of profitable e-newsletters related to each magazine title.
    8. Launches new categories of advertising products in print, online and live events.
    9. Audience Engagement - Created a comprehensive engagement initiative that includes two national readership event series, a digital reader acquisition program, email drip campaigns and rich data capture and analysis.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor's


Sr. Executive Editor Resume

Summary : Executive Editor won nine national awards for editing, writing, and blogging. urious and comfortable with change and are willing to take risks to transform education,

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Publisher, Proofreading, Editing, Teaching, Curriculum Development, Systems Analysis, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Evaluated materials prepared by contributing authors.
    2. Verified content and references of articles.
    3. Provided guidance to contributing authors on articles to be published and ensured adherence to publishing requirements and production schedules.
    4. Proofread articles for errors and suggested corrections.
    5. Edited and revised content to meet journalistic standards.
    6. Given lead/managing role in projects requiring teamwork.
    7. Oversaw a staff of (12) student workers.
    8. Supervised layout, design and copywriting for Trinity Law Review.
    9. Responsible for ensuring that numerous deadlines were met.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Doctorate


Jr. Executive Editor Resume

Objective : Dynamic healthcare professional eager to utilize operations and service management experience, excellent communication skills, and passion for patient experience in a full-time Executive Editor position.

Skills : Reporting/Writing, Social Media, Print Design, Management, Researching, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Managed a staff of about 25.
    2. Led staff in revamping and modernizing the University of Arkansas at Little Rock's student newspaper through a redesign of the newspaper.
    3. Edited, wrote and designed content, managed social media, hosted events and promoted the brand through various events on campus.
    4. Expanded digital coverage by implementing videos, including more photos online and entered partnerships with certain vendors to facilitate giveaways to spur readership growth.
    5. Implemented a way to track physical readership of the publication, which helped to keep costs for print down.
    6. Created a digital solution for story board meetings by using Google Drive.
    7. Met with staff on an individual basis to form personal monthly goals, which were almost always met.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Jr. Executive Editor Resume

Objective : Information Systems Director, Instructor, Editor, Publisher and Network Engineer. Possesses highly effective communication and interpersonal skills enhanced with experience managing professional staff. Excellent analytical and writing ability. Demonstrated skill in matching Information Technology to practical business tools.

Skills : Strategic Planning, Strategic Partnerships, Research, Content Acquisition And Development.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the entire production of The Employment &Training Times, The Training Times, and the SGA Chronicles quarterly and bi-monthly publications about ResCare Job Corps Centers, Arbor Education & Training, as well as Private Education Schools.
    2. Collected and edited articles and photographs, laying out the newsletters, maintaining the online versions, and maintaining working relationships with individuals in 36 states, including Washington D.C, Canada and Puerto Rico.
    3. Developed writing, reporting and producing expertise in the following: Producer of "Let's Talk" Sunday night radio show with a local therapist.
    4. Responsible for Layout and design the quarterly newsletter as well as brochures and posters.
    5. Responsible for Creative Marketing, small marketing company that represents credit unions.
    6. Created newsletter, design advertisements, copyedit, take photographs, and write copy.
    7. Worked under the supervision of the publisher, executive editor, or managing editor.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MA

Executive Editor I Resume

Objective : - Content expert with 20 years experience as a designer, editor, writer and software-company founder - Collaborator who loves working with and managing teams to build new things - Strategic thinker sitting at the intersection of storytelling, technology and brands

Skills : Editorial, Product Ownership, Design, Startup Operation, Team Leadership, Digital Marketing, Content Creation.

Description :

    1. Hired as assistant editor to launch and run a 6-page back-of-the book section, How 2.0, focused on what would later be called the "maker" movement, covering DIY, hacking and home invention.
    2. Took over 10-page product-focused What's New section.
    3. Managed annual Best of What's New awards program and edited special issue.
    4. Created multiple franchises, including How It Works and the Invention Awards.
    5. Ran the feature well and managed staff.
    6. Analyzed content and write editorial development guidelines
    7. Prepares project documentation such as design memos, art logs, audio scripts, bookmaps
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
M.S.

Executive Editor II Resume

Headline : Experienced business owner, manager, sales executive and editorial professional who is committed to success in both team and independent settings. Dependable, responsible, and personable customer satisfaction expert, whether that customer be the internal organization/management, or the eventual business or consumer client.

Skills : Management, Organizing.

Description :

  • Reviews and facts check content
  • Rewrites content when necessary
  • Attends audio recordings and review audio
  • Creates and maintains editorial schedules
  • Prepares project documentation such as design memos, art logs, audio scripts, bookmaps
  • Brings projects to completion within specified deadlines and budgets
  • Helps gather and analyze input from the markets
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Executive Editor III Resume

Summary : To obtain a managerial role in the media industry that will enable to use experience and interpersonal skills that have acquired from years in the business.

Skills : Editing, Writing.

Description :

    1. Conceptualized, designed, and executed an original and unique website.
    2. Crafted a website that provides information about entertainment that is pertinent to the young adult demographic.
    3. Procured financial supporters to invest in the venture.
    4. Established relationships with valuable contacts in the entertainment industry.
    5. Completed interviews with actors and other prominent figures in the industry.
    6. Delegated responsibilities by hiring competent staff to complete tasks for the web page.
    7. Managed staff on a daily basis and ensured all tasks were completed according to the website's objectives.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Asst. Executive Editor Resume

Objective : Talented production editor with strong expertise in preparing editorial material for both print and online venues. Highly skilled at substantive editing, copy editing, proofreading, supervising, and tracking. Excellent coordinator: proficient at creating high-quality publications working concurrently with a variety of people at different levels - from freelance writers and proofreaders to attorneys and top executives.

Skills : Editorial Management, Project Management, Substantive Editing, Copy Editing And Styling, Proofreading, Research, Writing.

Description :

    1. Responsible for producing GAMA International's bimonthly award-winning member publication, the GAMA International Journal (circulation: 9,000).
    2. Recruited and hired a team of freelance copy editors and proofreaders after a permanent Communications Department position was eliminated.
    3. Recruited three new members to the advisory committee while serving as committee liaison.
    4. Created the production schedule and held stakeholders accountable to it.
    5. Edited, copy-edited, and proofread all features and columns.
    6. Assigned features and columns to freelancers.
    7. Coordinated with the in-house ad manager, freelance designer, and printer.
    8. Managed author contracts.
    9. Instituted a manuscript review process and ensured compliance.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA

Associate Executive Editor Resume

Headline : Executive Editor Position that allows to use writing, editing and communications experience to help develop communications, services and products for a company interested in providing high quality products and services.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite.

Description :

    1. AAFP News, www.aafp.org/news Responsible for increasing readership of online news publication for family physician association from roughly 55,000 page views a year to more than 100,000 page views a year.
    2. Conceptualized and oversaw production of series of special reports on important topics for family medicine.
    3. Created and tracked web statistics for website, two blogs and social media.
    4. Managed two department budgets to ensure department needs were met without going over budget.
    5. Participated on intradivisional team to define and roll out association voice for all member communications.
    6. Worked with wide variety of association leaders and staff in other divisions to plan communications introducing new products and services.
    7. Managed staff of five professional editors.
    8. Oversaw conversion of publication from web with print component to web-only.
    9. Initiated project to redefine direction of publication based on member research, web statistics and best practices.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's

Associate Executive Editor Resume

Headline : Seeking a Executive Editor position in customer service, multi-media, social media or public relations utilizing employment history and training.

Skills : Web Managment, Social Media Marketing, Marketing, Operations Management.

Description :

    1. Responsible for content in the weekly newspaper.
    2. Reported to the Publisher.
    3. Responsible for editing and layout of the Religion Journal using skills in graphic design.
    4. Made changes using Text markups.
    5. Administered website.
    6. Assigned stories to reporters and photographers.
    7. Attended Press Conferences/Teleconferences.
    8. Reviewed Concerts.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certification

Lead Executive Editor Resume

Summary : Executive Editor over twelve years as an editor and writer. Highly organized administrator with extensive customer service training and skills.

Skills : Publish, Journalism.

Description :

    1. Developed and executed content and product-development strategies, managed 7- person editorial staff, and oversaw content budget for parenting website averaging 10.5 million monthly users.
    2. Grew Parents Network from #13 to #5 in comScore's Family & Parenting category, including more than 30% year-over-year expansion in the past 12 months.
    3. Impacted revenue by launching marketable new products, participating in sales calls, and devising and creating branded-content programs in collaboration with clients.
    4. Launched new Health and Getting Pregnant verticals; revamped and expanded Pregnancy channel.
    5. Managed creation of 300 how-to videos per year focusing on health, safety, and education, and grew organic (unpaid) video views to over 500K per month.
    6. Led major site relaunch/redesign that won MIN Best of the Web award for Best Relaunch in 2013.
    7. Became first site in our category to be responsive, leading to more than 120% year-over-year mobile traffic growth.
    8. Transformed Parents into the category leader in social media.
    9. Boosted content production from a few dozen to more than 500 articles, slideshows, blog posts, videos, and quizzes per month.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Executive Editor Resume

Objective : Executive Editor Organized multi-tasker with the ability to work well with others, prioritize assignments, focus and meet goals, master new skills and exceed expectations.

Skills : Communications and media. Outstanding writing, editing and verbal.

Description :

    1. Ensured that all aspects of the publication from planning to distribution are completed.
    2. Allowed and assisted staff in determining content and layout of the newspaper.
    3. Oversaw content and appearance of paper.
    4. Recruited, hired and supervised staff members.
    5. Assured that stories were assigned, budgeted and packaged for each issue and special issues.
    6. Explained, enforced and met deadlines.
    7. Answered for and diplomatically handled complaints and concerns from student body, staff and faculty.
    8. Served as a representative between staff and outside activities.
    9. Served as a voting member of ETSU's Student Publications Committee.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor's