Editorial Assistant

Employer
Eagle Financial Publications
Location
Washington D.C.
Salary
Full benefits - immediate 401k match, insurance benefits & paid time off.
Posted
Sep 17, 2018
Closes
Oct 22, 2018
Ref
EA
Career Level
Entry Level
Hours
Full Time

Editorial Assistant

Investment News Publisher Seeks Editorial Staffer

We are searching for a talented, editorial staffer to help seize growth opportunities with the Financial Publications Group at Eagle Products LLC, a business unit of Salem Communications.

The right person for this job will have a chance to use an array of skills that will create opportunities for professional growth as we launch new products and services to aid investors.

Responsibilities include editing, writing, tracking the performance of our experts' investment recommendations with Excel spreadsheets, as well as performing important web-related tasks such as posting time-sensitive stock market trading alerts, investment newsletters, free e-letters and other content. This position also offers an opportunity to assume additional responsibilities as your skills are demonstrated.

Qualifications include detail-oriented editing, copyediting, proofreading and writing skills that will be cultivated further by working with a seasoned editorial leader and talented team members. An ideal candidate would:

  • Work quickly and accurately to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Offer a strong interest in the stock market and familiarity with financial terms, as well as a high level of competence with numbers.
  • Possess a desire to help people with their investments and to provide compelling content for them.
  • Bring a working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs, particularly Word and Excel.

If you are a high-achieving individual, who sets a standard of excellence for yourself and can multi-task, this opportunity might be right for you. This job is a great opportunity for someone fresh out of college or with up to three years of experience.

Please send your resume, a cover letter explaining why you want the job and would excel at it, as well as three first-rate writing samples, to pdykewicz@eaglepub.com for Paul Dykewicz, Editorial Director, Financial Publications Group, Eagle Products LLC.