Powerstone Property Management is looking for a Remote Editor in Chief (CA) | pay: ~65 per hour

Casta del Sol is looking for someone with excellent team skills, who enjoys working independently to oversee the production of a community newspaper. The Casta del Sol Homeowners Association is seeking a part-time editor-in-chief for the 24-28-page monthly newspaper. The editor is a contractual position and reports to the Homeowners Association Board of Directors.

Casta del Sol is a 50-year-old 55+ community of over 3,000 active residents. There are sports, activities, clubs, that the newsletter focuses on in addition to relevant association news. There is one monthly meeting in Mission Viejo, all other work can be done off-site.

BASIC DUTIES

  • Review content, deciding which articles have priority placement
  • Coordinate with writers and photographers regarding accompanying photos
  • Submit material to publisher providing guidance on page layout
  • Help determine plans for future issues at monthly meeting

KEY REQUIREMENTS

  • Degree in English, journalism, communications, or experience in one of these fields.
  • Previous experience as an editor is preferable
  • Strong writing, editing, and proofreading skills
  • Competence in Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat

DESIRED SKILLS

  • Good interpersonal skills working with a team
  • Good decision-making and organizational skills
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Knowledge of grammar and style
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • General knowledge of layout and publishing software programs

DETAILS OF POSITION

  • Approximate number of hours per month ranges from 30 – 35
  • Yearly contract with probationary period
  • Starting salary range is $2,000 – $2,200 per month

APPLICATION

  • Submit resume, at least two writing samples and at least two references
  • Apply by September 1, 2022

JOB SUMMARY:

  • Looking for: Editor in Chief
  • Location: There is one monthly meeting in Mission Viejo, all other work can be done off-site
  • Compensation: Starting salary range is $2,000-$2,200 per month (30-35 hours)

CONTACT INFORMATION:

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Website: https://www.powerstonepm.com

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