Managing Editor

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

Managing Editor

The Managing Editor oversees the production cycle and the general day-to-day processes of The Pioneer. He/she works closely with the Section Editors and the Photography and Illustration Editors to ensure that all content is assigned and ready at the start of production. He/she maintains a weekly content list and monitors late and poor-quality content. The Managing Editor oversees daily communication with The Pioneer staff and takes attendance and minutes at editor and staff meetings. The Managing Editor also assists the Editor-in-Chief with long-term projects.

The Managing Editor must be available on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings to supervise production. He/she is also required to attend the weekly editor and staff meetings.

This position requires an average 20-hour a week commitment (which includes production nights). As one of the senior-level positions on The Pioneer, an ideal candidate would possess strong leadership skills and an ability to work independently with little supervision. Self-motivation and strong writing and editing skills are a must.


Stipend Position


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