Imagination Senior Editor in Chicago, Illinois
Senior Editor Content – Chicago, Illinois
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Employment Type Regular Full Time Employee
Minimum Experience Mid-level
Imagination is a content marketing agency based in Chicago. We believe that Imagination creates endless possibilities, and we exist to help our clients build relationships that last. We have an immediate opening for a Senior Editor to join a dynamic team supporting our Retail/B2B clients.
The Senior Editor is responsible for the development of multi-channel content in accordance with strategies developed for B2C clients. The right person for this position is comfortable simultaneously leading projects, communicating with clients and solving the day-to-day problems that present themselves in a fast-paced marketing agency.
In this position you will work with a team of content editors, freelance writers as well agency strategy, social, and audience development teams to produce high-quality content often on a short turnaround time. Together with the content director, you’ll be responsible for maintaining client and team satisfaction.
Have 4-6 years of digital content experience
Constantly coming up with creative new ideas that meet clients’ business objectives
Strategic problem solver
Highly organized with strong project management skills
Clear, effective communicator—verbally and in writing—with the ability to be persuasive without being pushy
Comfortable interacting with clients and collaborating to solve problems
Strong knowledge of all content types and channels
Experience with social content creation and management
Strong writing and editing skills and the ability to ask big-picture questions
Can manage a high volume of content in a fast-paced environment
Work closely with the content director on all editorial/content matters
Help manage content creation process and workflow of one or more accounts
Help lead brainstorming meetings with the content director to develop story ideas and editorial calendars that meet client needs
Write and/or edit content across multiple formats, including e-newsletters, SEO-optimized articles, infographics, ebooks, quizzes, interactive photos, motion-graphic videos and live-action videos
Develop social content calendars, post content and manage channels, including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram
Calmly and diligently juggle multiple, results-oriented initiatives under tight turnarounds
Help manage junior team members as needed
Collaborate across teams, including video and digital development and design
Work closely with analytics and audience development teams for paid social promotions and native advertising campaigns
Imagination is an EOE.