Associate Editor Resume



Career Summary:


Highly-competent, flawless and experienced Associate Editor seeking a senior position with an organization to utilize my writing/editing skills for capturing interest of target audience, and making maximum revenue generation for the firm as well as clients.

Summary of Skills:

  • Comprehensive understanding of client requirements to write lucrative product descriptions for items related to fashion, beauty or lifestyle to lure customers

  • Sound knowledge of article templates, and formatting, including alignment of photographs to make it visually appealing

  • Hands-on experience of working on manuscripts, magazine articles, and online blogs on various topics

  • Ability to create weekly analytical reports to customer response for and suggest improvements to the writer team for better results

  • Capable of reviewing articles to identify plagiarism, grammatical errors or typos for ensuring unique and rich content for the readers

  • Proficiency in carrying out multiple tasks with excellent time-management, and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to gel well with the team using exceptional organizational and communication skills

Work Experience:


Associate Editor

Bustle Digital Group, New York, NY

October 2017 – Present

  • Working with fellow editors and content strategists for creating fresh and updated content for all media sites, including Bustle, Elite Daily, and Romper

  • Reviewing articles for product descriptions across all verticals such as fashion, beauty or lifestyle to engage readers, and increase company business by 34%

  • Understanding client requirements prior to launch of new product, and performing adequate research to know about buyer trends for writing lucrative descriptions for promotional activities

  • Performing regular traffic analysis, and suggesting methods for improvement

  • Maintaining up-to-date spreadsheets about ongoing projects, completed assignments as well as client/customer feedback to give monthly reports to the Chief Editor

  • Ensuring content used in articles is unique, rich and appealing to the readers, and earning good profits for clients

  • Managing Facebook posts, Instagram and Twitter accounts

Associate Editor

NBCUniversal Publication

New York, NY 10016

May 2015 – September 2017

  • Reviewed publication layouts for errors, style inconsistencies, and adherence to brand standards for rough drafts submitted by writers

  • Worked with the team to assist authors, reviewers and book designers for coordinating in all phases of publication production

  • Provided appropriate feedback and required guidance to writers/beginners in journalism during development of manuscripts

  • Wrote and edited summaries for web content, online articles, electronic newsletters as well as print media as needed

  • Took responsibility for editing the initial draft of each article submitted by the team to format it according to the standard template

  • Maintained updated spreadsheet for ongoing assignments, and performed appropriate search for the drafts to ensure the availability of the article on the company’s server network

  • Prepared proper schedules for timely completion of large projects

Apprenticeship:


Assistant Editor-Cum-Writer

WebMD Magazines, New York, NY

July 2013 – April 2015

  • Assisted in the review of real estate site plans by conforming with federal plans, codes and regulations

  • Collected a variety of statistical data to prepare accurate reports and graphical pie-charts on census information, land use, tax base data as well as occupancy rates

  • Coordinated with senior planners to work with community groups, government agencies, real estate developers, and concerned officials to get authorization for developing planned neighborhoods

  • Took responsibility to visit on-site locations to inspect land, and prepared a detailed report on development proposals to submit it to the government bodies

  • Attended monthly meetings along with the supervisor on a regular basis to make appropriate decisions regarding land use or potential projects

  • Interacted with public, neighborhood associations, real estate developers, and stakeholders to understand their suggestions for the use of land

  • Collaborated with real estate developers to develop 2D and 3D construction models

Education:


  • Master’s Degree in Journalism

    Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute, New York, NY

    2013

Affiliation:


  • National Association of Editors and Writers – Member since 2014

Reference:


On request.