Web Editor, Teach For America (Flexible, New York Preferred)
Teach For America has just kicked off a large-scale project to overhaul the content of its website, www.teachforamerica.org. The Web Editor will work with the Director of Content Strategy on all aspects of this project, including content auditing, commissioning new photo/video content, and writing and editing new copy. The Web Editor will also be responsible for everyday editorial tasks, such as making regular updates to the content on Teach For America’s website. This is a temporary full-time position.
Education and experience requirements:
Four-year college degree in English, marketing, or a related field
2+ years experience in web editing or content strategy, including creating or commissioning text, photo, and video content specifically for online channels
Project management experience and a proven ability to manage multiple projects at the same time
Strong interest in Web best practices and knowledge of how websites work
Experience working in content management systems
Excellent grammar, writing, and editing skills, including familiarity with AP style
Fluent command of Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
About Teach For America:
Teach For America is the national corps of top recent college graduates who commit to teach for at least two years in urban and rural public schools and become lifelong leaders in the effort to expand educational opportunity. Our mission is to build the movement to eliminate educational inequity by enlisting the nation’s most promising future leaders in the effort. We are a high-growth, outcomes-oriented organization, with a $220 million budget and over 1.500 full-time staff.
Compensation for this role will fall between $21 and $25/hour, and will be based on type and breadth of experience.
Anti-Discrimination Policy and Commitment to Diversity
Teach For America seeks individuals of all ethnic and racial backgrounds to apply for this position. We are committed to maximizing the diversity of our organization, as we want to engage all those who can contribute to this effort.
How to Apply
To apply for this position, please email a resume and a one-page cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.