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MANAGING EDITOR; Full-time, remote
Posted:
August 5, 2022

Job Description:
DFWChild is looking for a managing editor to join our editorial team. The ideal candidate is passionate about our audience of moms with kids ages 0-12 years in the Dallas-Fort Worth area; excels at managing a small, close-knit team; has a background in journalism and is a pleasure to work with. He or she will be working in both print and digital platforms and will write articles—both short- and longform; edit copy across all platforms; grow and manage our stable of freelancers; contribute original ideas for articles on all platforms and manage the editorial department’s budget and copy flow. While this is a remote position, the editor is must live in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.

Qualifications:
– 3 years minimum of journalism experience
– Knowledge of AP Style
– People, copy and budget management skills
– Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including grammar and punctuation
– Passionate about parenting topics and communicating with our readership of moms with kids ages 0-12 years
– Highly organized
– Lives in the Dallas/Fort Worth area

Responsibilities:
– Lead and manage a small editorial team
– Grow and manage stable of freelancers
– Pitch, write and edit articles across all platforms
– Manage the editorial budget
– Plan issues, issue themes and content across all platforms

Reports to: Assoc. Publisher/Editor in Chief

To apply: Please email your cover letter, resume and clips/links of relevant work to editjobs@dfwchild.com.


ASSISTANT EDITOR; Full-time, remote
Posted:
July 7, 2022

Job Description:
DFWChild is looking for an assistant editor to join our print and digital editorial team. The ideal candidate is passionate about our audience of moms with kids ages 0–12 years in the Dallas-Fort Worth area; is extremely detailed in their work; has a background in journalism and is a pleasure to work with.

This position will be working across all platforms—print, email, digital and social—and will be tasked with: writing articles; managing editorial directories; managing reader surveys; optimizing and updating digital content; creating content for social; and other support to the editorial team. While this is a remote position, it’s preferred that the candidate lives in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.

Qualifications:
– 1 to 2 years minimum of journalism experience
– B.A. in English or Journalism
– Knowledge of AP Style
– Excellent people skills
– Superior written and verbal communication skills, including grammar and punctuation
– Passionate about parenting topics and communicating with our readership of moms with kids ages 0–12 years
– Highly organized
– Lives in the Dallas/Fort Worth area

Responsibilities:
– Manage online and print editorial directories
– Manage all reader surveys
– Pitch and write articles across all platforms
– Optimize, fact check and update articles on our digital platform
– Create content for social accounts
– Various other duties to support the editorial team

Reports to: Associate Publisher/Editor in Chief

To apply: Please email your cover letter, resume and clips/links of relevant work to editjobs@dfwchild.com.


DFWChild is always interested in hearing from creative, passionate and driven people looking to work together.
For ILLUSTRATORSPHOTOGRAPHERS and GRAPHIC DESIGNERS looking to collaborate on a freelance basis, email lauren@dfwchild.com with a link to your portfolio.
– For WRITERS and EDITORS looking to contribute their voice or editing capabilities, contact editjobs@dfwchild.com with writing or editing samples.
– Interested in working with our MARKETING and EVENTS team? Reach out to lauren@dfwchild.com.
– For SALES opportunities, please email joy@dfwchild.com.