Audience Engagement Editor
Washington DC Contract To Hire May 23, 2023
Employment Enterprises, Inc. is currently working with one of the world’s largest scientific organizations that is a leader in providing academic and career resources, industry news, and scientific publications. We are searching for an Audience Engagement Editor to grow and diversify the audience of their news magazine and news. The weekly magazine reaches more than 173,000 global members and over 8 million online readers. You would be working with journalists in the newsroom, art, production, operations, and marketing, you will deliver data-driven solutions to augment the reach of the organization’s award-winning journalism.

Audience Engagement Editor Responsibilities:
  • Help shape our newsroom strategies by analyzing engagement metrics to gain a sense for what types of stories the audiences will want to share.
  • Drive digital audience growth and engagement, especially in new audience segments.
  • Be the voice of the organization across all our engagement and publication channels, encouraging our audience to engage with our journalism.
  • Expand the reach of the organization’s content through collaboration efforts.
  • Champion social media use in the newsroom by developing best practices for reporters on engaging readers.
  • Partner with the newsroom and marketing to maintain existing newsletter products and to create new vibrant, engaging ones.
  • Plan and execute campaigns to promote large-scale editorial and sponsored project.
Audience Engagement Editor Qualifications:
  • Have a passion for communicating science and engaging with scientists on digital platforms.
  • 3+ years' experience in journalism, social media management, marketing, or communications.
  • Demonstrable passion for communicating science to varied audiences.
  • Experience using data and metrics to drive audience engagement.
  • A self-starter with the ability to work well within a team to achieve business goals.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience with project management tools like Asana.
  • Knowledge of social media (organic and paid) marketing strategies and SEO.
  • Experience with Eloqua email/marketing automation platform or similar system, Google and/or Adobe Analytics, and PowerPoint/multimedia presentation development.
  • Strong decision-making and problem-solving skills.
What we offer:
  • Hybrid Work Environment
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Medical and dental benefits for qualifying professionals
  • Flex spending account
  • Credit Union Membership
  • Voluntary Supplemental Insurance
  • Competitive Base Salary

“Our Equal Employment Opportunity Policy: Employment Enterprises, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer. We recruit, employ, assign, train, compensate and promote without regard to race, color, sex, age, disability, religion, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, U.S. Veteran status, or any other protected category under applicable law.”