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Managing Editors are responsible for a publication's editorial direction. Typical resume samples for this position highlight duties like coordinating other editors, recruiting and training staff, making daily decisions, and setting publication policies and style guides. Based on our collection of resume examples, the ideal candidate demonstrates qualities such as leadership, analytical thinking, communication, time management, writing background, and networking. Decision making skills and fast thinking are also crucial. Managing Editors come from various educational backgrounds, including journalism and communication.

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Managing Editor, South American Content Factory, São BERNARDO DO CAMPO BRAZIL

Developed multi-channel communications plan for two new vehicle launches

  • Wrote press releases, presentations, infographics and coordinated photo/video shoots to promote vehicles in Brazilian and global media
  • Promoted content and products at media drives, launch events and auto shows
  • Translated press releases, briefing books, presentations, new product guides and internal documents from Portuguese and Spanish into English
  • Facilitated communications between Ford Brazil team and other global communications teams, as well as with non-Portuguese speaking executives and media at events
  • Created web pages and posting content (1,200 photos & 200 stories) on Ford SA's media.ford.com pages
  • Provided exceptional customer service to journalists and consumers related to media.ford.com and Ford products
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Journalism
2

Managing Editor

Edited story content for all sections of the online publication.

  • Assigned stories to contributing writers and managed the schedule for story deadlines.
  • Wrote stories regarding pop culture and music topics.
  • Researched story ideas and pitched topics to editor-in-chief.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Magazine Editing
3

Managing Editor and Regional Analyst

  • Effectively managed cross-functional analyst and political science teams on research and analysis assignments pertaining to cyber security and risk in India and China.
  • Served as Managing Editor reviewing, revising, and editing substance and copy for more than 100 weekly and long-term products ranging from regulatory to security analyses.
  • Developed marketing strategy and developed company's business network and served as company representative at major conferences, presentations, and events.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
China / National Policy On Sexual Minorities
C
Mandarin Chinese
BA
International Relations And Chinese Language And Literature
4

Web Content Strategist and Managing Editor of The Information Blog

Project lead for redesign of public-facing website which subsequently won a 2013 Web Marketing Association award

  • Develop and execute a content strategy with a focus on boosting organic SEO results
  • Create innovative recruitment campaigns to increase applications for prospective students
  • Managing Editor of The Information, a blog about the information science topics and research conducted at the iSchool
Candidate Info
390
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Certificate
BA
Bachelor of Arts
5

Managing Editor/development Magazine

Expanded the editorial tone and strategic direction of a quarterly print and online publication by conceiving, editing and generating more engaging content in subject areas of relevance to the target audience.

  • Redesigned layout, editorial guidelines, graphic elements and style guides that resulted in 20 percent increase in readership over a three-year period.
  • Challenged freelance and byline writers to deliver more in-depth articles and graphics to convey storylines; writing, editing and proofreading of columns for grammar consistency, formatting and style.
  • Editorial management and oversight of content from byline authors and internal departments to ensure quality and timely delivery of articles, photos and graphic elements.
  • Writer and editor of creative content for the online magazine, weekly e-newsletter, press releases, headline and summary copy for the research sections of the NAIOP website.
  • Technical editor of research reports and whitepapers on a diverse range of business and industry topics, working closely with consultants, subject matter experts and academicians to translate technical information to laymen and media audiences.
  • Staff liaison to editorial board, national sustainable development and research committees and Distinguished Fellows.
  • Facilitator of annual meeting of national research directors in the commercial real estate sector.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AS
Legal Assisting
BA
Business Administration
6

Managing Editor, Designer, Author, Scribe

  • Transcribed audio files.
  • Typed dictated interviews.
  • Executive editor, contributing author and ghost writer.
Candidate Info
32
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
C
Six Sigma
BS
Textiles And Consumer Sciences
MS
Business

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