Editor Job Description

An Editor job description template to hire for your Media department.

About the Editor position

We are looking for an Editor٫ with a good sense of what makes an interesting angle to a story٫ to juggle all the moving parts of publications. You will plan٫ coordinate٫ review and edit content. The successful candidate will be able to decide which ideas should be pursued  and which should get dropped in order to meet quality and accuracy standards. The goal is to provide exceptional٫ informative and engaging content.  


Editor responsibilities are:

  • Managing contents
  • Overseeing reporters and writers
  • Suggesting storylines
  • Check contents for errors and edit them before they are published
  • Recruiting suitable candidates for this area.
  • Working with designersŮ« sales repsŮ« assistant editorsŮ« etc.
  • Following media laws/regulations

Editor requirements  are:

  • Experience as an Editor
  • Excellent at reviewing and editing contents
  • Familiar with MS OfficeŮ« WordpressŮ« SEO and other applications
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Keen attention to detail
  • BA/BSc in Journalism or a related field

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