Web Editor

Date: 11/29/2010 Office/Department: Pioneer
Starting Wage: Stipend Supervisor: Pioneer Publisher
Openings: No Department Head:

Web Editor


The Web Editor is responsible for all web-based content The Pioneer produces for our website, as well as for our Facebook and Issuu.com accounts. He/she is expected to work closely with the Webmaster, the Section Editors, and the Photography and Illustration Editors to coordinate the web content for each issue. The Web Editor is also in charge of updating the website, which includes monitoring user comments, soliciting user feedback, and fixing minor technical errors should they arise.

We will be launching a new website this spring, and the Web Editor will be tasked with spearheading a public relations campaign to increase the overall readership and reader interaction with the new website. He/she will also be responsible to actively promoting The Pioneer’s online presence through the development of innovative, online ventures.

The Pioneer website is hosted by WordPress. The ideal candidate will be familiar with website hosting sites and will demonstrate both a willingness and ability to learn WordPress.

The Web Editor is expected to attend the weekly editor meeting and to spend several hours in the office on Wednesday production night in order to upload that week’s content to the website. The position requires an average 10-hour per week time commitment.

 

Stipend Position


To apply for this position please visit whitmanpioneer.com/apply

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