Manifest LLC

  • Freelance - Senior Magazine Editor

    Job Locations US-NY-New York
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
    Content & Creative
  • Overview

    Manifest in New York is looking to hire a freelance Senior Magazine Editor. This position is for you if you have a passion for excellence and accuracy, including a senior-level editor’s instincts for storytelling, a managing editor’s attention to detail, and a copy editor’s eye for accuracy. Our ideal candidate will have travel, luxury, and fashion experience, primarily with magazines but also familiarity with online content and social media. 


    • Direct own activities to ensure proper service to clients
    • Collaborate effectively with teammates and clients, inside and outside the office
    • Line edit and transfer requested copy changes accurately
    • Write display copy
    • Use strong editorial judgment to ensure excellent story packages
    • Ensure accuracy every step of the process
    • Manage an editor, including prioritizing work, managing workload, and problem solving


    • Bachelor’s degree, with emphasis in Journalism or English
    • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to clearly and concisely articulate the rationale behind the choices that go into all creative deliverables
    • Proven track record as managing editor of print magazines
    • Strong network of talent to bring to Manifest’s content programs
    • Highly organized
    • Leadership skills to work in teams across the organization
    • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
    • Strong presentation skills
    • Expert computer proficiency: experience with Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe InCopy and InDesign, workflow tools such as Woodwing, digital content management systems such as WordPress, and familiarity with infusing insights to inform digital content such as Google Analytics

    Manifest is an equal opportunity employer. Manifest does not sponsor employment visas.


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