Rapidly growing Portland events website PDXPipeline.com is hiring a full-time editor position! Established in 2005, PDXPipeline.com is the top source of events and entertainment in Portland with over 10,000 published events to date. As of June 2010, we have sent out a weekly newsletter every Thursday, created a Portland events app with over 30,000 downloads, and have received over 60,000 website comments.
Requirements: Candidate must be located in Portland and familiar with the area. Candidate must be a detail-oriented professional with excellent time management, customer service and social media skills. Knowledge of WordPress, and social media tools (Facebook, Twitter) is required. Experience working in a professional setting is a must.
Preferred: Knowledge of Mailchimp and Project Management Tools/Basecamp is a plus. Prior experience in the fields of SEO, journalism and online media preferred.
This is a salaried, full-time position. Once fully trained, the editor will be able to telecommute part-time. Payment is market rate plus a stipend for independent health insurance coverage.
On a daily basis, the editor will:
-edit and post submitted content from advertisers to the PDX Pipeline website
-write and schedule all social media for the website on Facebook and Twitter
-provide customer service to clients
-alert supervisors of upcoming events
On a weekly basis the editor will:
-edit and send a weekly email newsletter
-swap out banner advertisements
To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, March 15, 2013.