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Posted: September 02 2015
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 2 Part-time, Unpaid
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DescriptionSociaLifeChicago seeks an editorial assistant to be a part of its fast-growing website and digital media properties. As an editorial assistant you will work with the editor to produce and deliver daily content. We are looking for an excellent writer
who is creative, energetic, a fast learner and detail-oriented familiar with digital publishing. Digital media publishing is a fast-paced environment and qualified candidates must be able to meet tight deadlines as well as possess excellent computer, communication and organizational skills. If you follow multiple news sources daily, active on social media and have a knack for fashion and writing, we want to hear from you. Opportunity to grow within the company exists.
ResponsibilitiesProduce shareable content (3-4 articles a week) on a range of lifestyle topics as well as occasionally attending social events
Ability to multi-task and work briskly in high-pressure environment
Light image retouching and editing
You must have your own equipment and editing software
RequirementsThe ideal candidate would possess the following qualities:
Ability to produce, pitch ideas and write original stories
Strong interest in fashion, beauty, entertainment, and shopping
Live within the Chicagoland area with reliable transportation access .
Exceptional communication skills
Knowledge of Photoshop, HTML and familiarity with the SociaLifeChicago brand and knack for fashion and writing is a plus
SkillsRequired - WordPress, Beauty, Fashion Blogging, Basic HTML, Article Writing
Preferred - Social Media, Adobe Photoshop