MANAGING EDITOR, KWHS

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Apr 26, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: Knowledge@Wharton High School (KWHS) is an initiative of Knowledge@Wharton that promotes business, financial literacy, entrepreneurship, leadership, technology and analytics and career development among high school students and educators worldwide through innovative content and competitions. The managing editor plans, assigns, edits and writes this content, as well as works on a team to organize and execute comprehensive programs and competitions involving high school educators and students. This position is also responsible for keeping all social media networks relating to KWHS active, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The managing editor directs the day-to-day operations of KWHS, participating in decisions on new initiatives and partnerships and speaking to groups and forums about the KWHS resources and mission.

Qualifications: A bachelor's degree and 5 years to 7 years of journalism experience required. Strong oral and written communication skills are essential. Strong preference for experience in producing content for high school educators and students. Preference for candidates who have social media experience. Strong interpersonal skills with a proven track record of working successfully and collegially in a fast-paced work environment.

Reference Number: 07-25614

Salary Grade: 028

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: Knowledge at Wharton

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: M-Writing/Communications/Public Relations