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Assistant Editor Job Description

Assistant Editor Job Description

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Assistant Editor Job Description:

We are looking for an enthusiastic assistant editor to join our team and participate in all stages of the publication process.

As an assistant editor you will support the editor-in-chief to administer, plan and produce various publications.

Ultimately, you should be able to deliver exceptional and informative content to  meet audience preferences.

Assistant Editor Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with the editor-in-chief on a regular basis
  • Research, plan and implement new articles
  • Work with other team members such as writers, reporters and photographers
  • Write, manage and edit written work
  • Investigate and suggest good sources
  • Suggest improvements for pieces
  • Participate at current events
  • Use social media and SEO to increase article impressions

Assistant Editor Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in communications, journalism, or a related field.
  • Experience in editing and publishing.
  • Strong working knowledge of publishing tools, such as MS Office and InDesign.
  • Experience with SEO and social media platforms.
  • Excellent writing and proofreading skills.
  • Good attention to detail, communication, and English language skills.
  • Great critical thinking, problem-solving, and time management skills.