Magazine Editor Resume Samples

A Magazine Editor is hired to plan, manage, and produce magazines for readers. The job description entails creating editorial calendars, developing story ideas, managing writers, editing content, and managing the production process. A well-written Magazine Editor Resume mentions the following duties – generating story ideas for writing staff, managing writing staff and freelance content producers; approving content, appearance, and layout of featured articles; overseeing photography and artwork to be used in the publication; sending regular briefs to writers, attending photoshoots; and proofreading and rewriting articles to meet publication standards.

To ensure success in this field, the following skills are needed – strong writing, editing, and interpersonal skills; the ability to nurture long-term relationships with key publication influencers, the ability to work under pressure, and a good understanding of content management systems. A Bachelor’s degree in communications or journalism is commonly seen on resumes. Relevant work experience is as well needed.

Magazine Editor Resume example

Magazine Editor Resume

Objective : Responsible for managing a team, liaising with designers, coordinators and marketing team to generate content and oversee brand. Plan annual editorial calendars and magazine layouts.

Skills : Customer Service, Marketing Communications, Public Relations, Adobe InDesign, Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, Final Cut Pro.

Description :

    1. Created effective messaging using language, graphics, and marketing collateral.
    2. Produced high-quality finished printed material in a timely and efficient manner.
    3. Wrote and edited marketing emails, landing pages, white papers, datasheets, newsletters, and ads.
    4. Maintained working knowledge of marketing and SEO strategies.
    5. Responded constructively to direction and feedback, both positive and negative.
    6. Communicated strategies, concepts, and creative initiatives with authority, credibility, and clarity, building consensus and agreement for creative approvals.
    7. Reviewed published materials and recommended revisions to scope, format, and content.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Editorial & Journalism


Magazine Editor Resume

Summary : A highly skilled administrative assistant with graphics skills who is passionate about accuracy and is a hard-working, fast typist, quick learner, flexible and reliable, has traveled the world, lived in three countries and enjoys challenges and deadlines.

Skills : Proficient In Microsoft Office, Excel And Outlook, Internet, Social Media And Email System., Communication.

Description :

    1. Strong experience in working with magazine publications.
    2. Proficient in using computer and internet for research and work.
    3. Ability to manage magazine issues and meet deadlines.
    4. Supervised strategic plan preparation for advertising and editorial departments.
    5. Consulted with content experts on proposed editorial changes.
    6. Edited selected articles for planned page layout.
    7. Wrote all article headlines and captions.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In EE


Magazine Editor Resume

Summary : Professional with 14 years of demonstrated success in program and business development. Particular expertise in delivering a high level of customer service and conveying complex technical information succinctly.

Skills : Conflict Resolution, Fast/Adaptive Learning, CriticalThinking & Problem Solving.

Description :

    1. Creator the article layouts within the magazine Recruiter of writers and photojournalists.
    2. Director of team leaders, writers, and photojournalists.
    3. Edited and proofread articles.
    4. Wrote articles as needed.
    5. Did the layout and edited photographs.
    6. Organized distribution of the magazine.
    7. Reviewed proposed material for the magazine and approved it for public readers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Marketing

Magazine Editor Resume

Summary : Providing great customer service with a growing company. Assertive, self-motivated, goal-oriented, organized, and efficient. A team player, bringing enthusiasm and energy into group efforts.

Skills : Statistical Analysis, Budgeting, Strong Oral/Written Communication.

Description :

    1. Coordinated all branches of the magazine to make them cohesive with one another.
    2. Planned fund-raising events for the company's English departments.
    3. Wrote and edited articles for the magazine.
    4. Developing editorial ideas, writing feature content, and designing pages in the group's magazines which included Manx.
    5. Outstanding knowledge of editing in the Uyghur language.
    6. High editing expertise in magazine articles features and news.
    7. Processed accounts payable for the number of employees.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Advertising

Magazine Editor Resume

Summary : Seeks to obtain a permanent career that provides challenging assignments as well as growth opportunities that will motivate to contribute to the productivity of the company and further develop skills.

Skills : Organization, Inventory Management, Coordinating, Planning, Managing, Strong Leadership, Team Player.

Description :

    1. Content Development, pagination assistance, work in tandem with w/graphic artist.
    2. Managed freelance writers, lead generation, reporting/writing.
    3. Sorted out Japanese Exhibition information for the internal periodical.
    4. Responsible for the complete editorial "re-do" of magazines allowing the company to realize a savings of more than $25,000.
    5. Established magazine editorial.
    6. Entered financial data into the company accounting database to be verified and reconciled.
    7. Processed accounts payable for the number of employees.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In Marketing

Magazine Editor Resume

Summary : Seeks to obtain a position that will utilize and challenge the professional skills and field experience acquired while offering positive growth and development within the organization.

Skills : Social Media Management, Talent Acquisition, Content Sourcing, Customer Service, Human Resources, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Producing and editing food and lifestyle stories for all sections of the magazine.
    2. Pitching timely food-trend stories.
    3. Developing relationships/wrangling FN talent for the FOB section and large features.
    4. Creating long-term plans for FN talent features.
    5. Working with the art department to develop and plan packages.
    6. Attending food and lifestyle photoshoots.
    7. Building and maintaining relationships with cookbook publishers.
    8. Representing the FNM brand/editorial on ad sales calls and in media appearances.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
HS Diploma

Magazine Editor Resume

Summary : Interested in a long-term career involving extensive people interaction and diverse corporate projects, would like a challenging position that rewards ambition, initiative, and opportunities for professional and financial growth.

Skills : Social Media Management, Talent Acquisition, Content Sourcing.

Description :

    1. Traveling to shoots as needed.
    2. Maintain editorial calendar for monthly online lifestyle magazine devoted, and oversee production.
    3. Working with visual designers and videographers to bring stories to life.
    4. Develop, assign and edit features by working with (and developing) a roster of freelance contributors.
    5. Work with executive editor and editor-in-chief to execute content at a high level.
    6. Team with copy editors and fact-checkers to ensure accuracy of all content.
    7. Represent RL Mag in presentations to company leadership.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Journalism

Magazine Editor Resume

Summary : Coordinating Online or Print Publishing Cycle and Managing Content Areas. Suggesting Stories and Generates Headline Ideas in Alignment with Targeted Audience Preferences.Proofread, Edit and Improve Stories or Pieces.

Skills : English Proficiency, Proof Reading, Design, Outstanding verbal and written communication skills.

Description :

    1. Assists in setting strategies related to sales, marketing, partnerships, and development.
    2. Assists in directing the product brand, roadmap, strategy, and evolution to create a winning experience for the products users and merchant partners.
    3. Build and manage the products team, including freelance writers and photographers in the local market.
    4. Develop short- and long-term product strategies and plans.
    5. Serve as product champion among all appropriate Gannett businesses.
    6. Foster collaboration with national sales teams and local markets, making sure products are continually improved to best meet customer needs.
    7. Stay on top of both the day-to-day performance of the product as well as the big picture of where it needs to go.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
HS Diploma

Magazine Editor Resume

Summary : Looking to utilize skills and strengths, accept challenges, be part of a team that will assist in enhancing the quality of people's lives, and assists in leading an organization to reach its fullest potential.

Skills : Printing, Publishing, Word, Graphics Design, Freelancer Management, Editorial Calendar Development.

Description :

    1. Works with targeted advertisers, which includes a base of local and locally-controlled small businesses.
    2. Develop successful relationships; makes sales calls; and attends community and client events to further build customer partnerships and market growth.
    3. Builds and maintains community relationships across the market and reader spectrum.
    4. Designs and delegates creative responsibilities to designers, but remains chief design director for the magazine, website, and marketing (including overseeing/designing monthly cover). 
    5. Reviews and approves proofs of printed art and layout materials developed by staff members.
    6. Works closely with the marketing and advertising departments on programs for social media, cover layouts, special sections, etc.
    7. Experience creating and producing special events.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Arts

Magazine Editor Resume

Summary : Seasoned professional looking to grow and succeed in a dynamic environment. A proven track record of exceeding departmental goals while initiating operational enhancements to improve quality and reduce costs.

Skills : Customer Service, Project Management, Online Research, Content Development.

Description :

    1. Public speaking experience or training is essential.
    2. Must be highly conversant in digital media.
    3. Supervises and assigns work to writers and freelancers; generates story ideas; contributes to special features and stories.
    4. Edits for accuracy and consistency; ensures copy meets established standards for tone, the subject matter; enhances existing material; writes copy.
    5. Makes real-time decisions regarding stories at various stages of development. 
    6. Manages content integration within ESPN's many platforms.
    7. Recognizes the value of social media for content distribution.
    8. Applies basic ingenuity, creativity, and analytical skills to assignments for Digital-Print.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
HS Diploma