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LatinFinance seeks editor

November 28, 2014

Posted by Chris Roush

LatinFinance, the leading source of value-added intelligence on the financial markets and economies of Latin America and the Caribbean, seeks an ambitious journalist and editor to oversee production of our flagship bi-monthly magazine.

The features editor takes responsibility for managing all aspects of LatinFinance’s magazine production, from the planning stages until it reaches the printers and goes online, and also oversees the publication’s awards and surveys. The role involves engaging with the top levels of government, finance and business in Latin America, and regular travel to the region.

The ideal candidate for this senior editorial role will have solid experience writing long-form magazine articles, editing copy so that it sparkles, and guiding reporters. S/he will have an understanding of financial and economic issues in Latin America, outstanding organizational skills, an understanding of the intersection between web and print products and, ideally, fluency in Portuguese or Spanish.

Based in New York or Miami, the role offers the chance to shape the agenda and debate on Latin America’s financial markets, as well as the opportunity to lead a strongly recognized print brand and its online presence.

The features editor oversees all aspects of production of LatinFinance magazine, and as well as the awards decision and coverage processes.

Principal specific responsibilities are:
– Planning the magazine, commissioning writers and coaching reporters where necessary
– Researching and writing articles for the magazine, Daily Brief news service, and website
– Editing copy, writing headlines, captions and intros
– Overseeing the production process including selecting photos and page furniture, and supervising page design
– Overseeing and coordinating the awards selection process

To apply, go here.


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