America's leading active-lifestyle and adventure-travel magazine is looking for a web producer to join its growing online team. Think you have what it takes? Apply now.
Are you passionate about compelling digital content and audience development? Interested in the fast-paced, dynamic, challenging world of online news and information? Outside magazine, America's leading active-lifestyle and adventure-travel magazine dedicated to covering the sports, people, places, adventures, discoveries, health and fitness, gear and apparel, trends, and events that define the active lifestyle, is hiring a web producer for its growing team. This full-time position with benefits is based at Mariah Media/Outside editorial headquarters in downtown Santa Fe, New Mexico.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: Uploading and producing editorial content, including stories, art, and multimedia; photo selection and basic editing; oversight of Outside Online's homepage and channel landing pages to ensure fresh content throughout the day; acting as a liaison between the print editorial and online editorial teams when necessary; communicating efficiently and effectively with Outside staff and contributors; working closely with Outside Online's production director to troubleshoot any technical issues; making recommendations for the execution of future products and packages; other duties as assigned.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE: Is detail oriented and has demonstrated writing, organizational and project management skills; possesses strong basic computer (Mac) and copy-editing skills; has the ability to write catchy headlines, captions, and descriptions; is a flexible team player in a small staff environment; maintains a positive attitude under tight deadlines; can work independently under pressure and prioritize tasks; is familiar with Google trends, insights, and other SEO and SEM tools; knows best Web search and story optimization practices; has the ability to improve and develop own skills through feedback and shared best practices; and has a deep understanding of how to attract and engage a digital audience including, but not limited to, using social media, third-party aggregators, search, and content partners.
QUALIFICATIONS: College degree or equivalent combination of education and experience; training in journalism or communications—at least one year demonstrated Internet publication experience preferred; knowledge of HTML and/or Web authoring tools; familiarity with Adobe Photoshop; available to work flexible hours to meet the needs of Web publishing deadlines.
ABOUT OUTSIDE: Outside is America’s leading active lifestyle magazine, with over two million readers a month. For more than 30 years, the magazine has covered travel, sports, adventure, health, and fitness, as well as the personalities, the environment, and the style and culture of the world outside. Along with receiving many other accolades, Outside is the only magazine to win three consecutive National Magazine Awards for General Excellence. Visit the magazine online at http://www.outsideonline.com.
To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to digital editorial director Nicholas Jackson (njackson [at] outsidemag.com).