U.S. Catholic magazine
Chicago-based Claretian Publications seeks an Assistant Editor for its Catholic general-interest publication U.S. Catholic magazine.
This position is responsible for ensuring the high quality of the monthly magazine and online content at uscatholic.org by writing and editing according to sound editorial practices. The Assistant Editor is responsible for commissioning articles, maintaining productive author and columnist relationships, and dealing with authors from article idea through payment. This position is also responsible for the development, formatting, and posting of online content. The Assistant Editor works collaboratively as a member of the editorial team and also has full responsibility for certain departments in the magazine.
B.A. in journalism, theology, communications or a related field and a strong knowledge of the Catholic faith are required. One to three years of writing, copy editing, and layout experience, as well as experience with web editing and online publishing. Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, Drupal 6 or 7, and HTML/PHP. Excellent communications skills, problem solving skills, and ability to work in a collaborative, creative environment.
Please send resume with cover letter and salary requirements to:
St. Jude League/Claretian Publications
205 W. Monroe
Chicago, IL 60606