12904 Princeleigh Street
Upper Marlboro, MD
Vision House Publishers is the publisher of Visions Christian Magazine. We are a quarterly Christian publication. We publish books and periodicals. We feature well-knowned Christian authors, gospel artists, and ministries, with local and international writers and columnists.
We need a Magazine Manger who will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operation of a magazine, and interact with several editors, designers and writers. The managing editor is responsible for supervising these groups of people and making sure they work together as a cohesive unit in order to create a strong publication.
Managing editor is responsible for hiring writers, editors and designers who can help the magazine fulfill its mission. Magazine managing editors, will find employees who can adapt their skills to not only print publications, but also Internet publishing. The managing editor will be involved in the final interviews when new editorial or design talent is hired. Similarly, the managing editor is in charge of evaluating employee performance and terminating employees who do not meet standards. Magazine managing editors may periodically write columns for the magazines they edit. Sometimes the columns deal with specific issues related to the magazine's mission.
Managing editors must have a college degree in English or journalism. Managing editors must have excellent grammar skills, up-to-date computer skills and the ability to keep up with new publishing and information-gathering technologies. Must have a degree in graphic design as well.