Senior Editor


Senior EditorAs Senior Editor you will support Bible translation efforts around the world and use your skills to make an eternal impact. Communicating our message and leading a team of writers well is crucial to engage individual partners and churches.

Brief Description

Lead the editorial team in creating compelling copy for a variety of print and digital applications and publications.

  • For a FT (40 hrs.) volunteer or a staff person who raises support
  • Must be able to work in the US

Responsibilities

  • Lead a team of writers and editors in creating compelling content for a variety of applications including web/social media, project profiles, newsletters, annual report and Rev7 magazine.
  • Refine and manage an editorial style guide, ensuring consistency in JAARS communications.
  • Manage the annual editorial calendar and planning in cooperation with the Director of Communications
  • Write and edit as needed.
  • Manage multiple projects, channels, and publications simultaneously
  • Demonstrate a deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
  • Embrace the vision, mission, and core values of JAARS, and help us live them effectively

Education and Experience

  • Degree in journalism, communications, or a related field
  • Five or more years of experience in planning, writing, and editing a wide variety of content.
  • Experience in leading a creative team preferably in nonprofit communications
  • Strategic, holistic approach to content and storytelling, as demonstrated by past work
  • Excellent writing and editing skills
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