editor in chief resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
  • Creative and Innovative · Problem Solver · Award-Winning Writer · Achievement and Accomplishment Oriented Self-Starter · Works Well in Fast-Paced and Demanding Environments.
  • Regarded by Management as the "Go-To-Person".
Professional Summary
Years of Writing, Editing, Trafficking, Proofreading, Copy Editing, Managing, and serving in all capacities from Editor-In-Chief to Editorial Assistant for a variety of publications from national magazines to regional newspapers. .Manage and assemble teams of co-workers and freelance contributors. Consistently exceed management goals and objectives; excellent interpersonal and communication skills at all levels of the organization with associates and clients; a team leader and builder with an upbeat management style. Technically knowledgeable; solid organizational and administrative skills; build lasting advertiser relationships by providing outstanding service and conscientious follow-up; train and mentor staff.
Windows, XP, Vista, MS Office, Outlook, Publisher; proficient on all Mac formats; Quark Xpress; Adobe Acrobat; Gmail; commercial Internet applications;
Work History
2004 to Current Editor In Chief Esf Summer Camps | Nisswa, MN,
  • Assemble, write, edit, and layout 40-year-old music, sports, and entertainment bi-weekly newspaper The "go-to person" that handles virtually every job on the publication from editing to page layout.
  • Handle all employees, freelancers, liaison to printing house.
  • Writer for 80 percent of the publication; member professional association (IBMA) for sports coverage.
  • Handle detail work for off-premises publisher; problem-solving on a daily basis.

1997 to 1998 Editor Austin Radiological Association | Manor, TX,
  • Main editor for national men's sophisticate full-color magazine (Gallery) and three other titles; total circulation of 500,000.
  • Resumed magazine profitability after more than one year of being behind on deadlines.
  • Took over full responsibility for workaday procedures.
  • Restored stability to fragmented workplace; cut workplace costs more than 30 percent.
  • Every responsibility from writing to proofreading to editing.

1993 to 1996 Editor Austin Radiological Association | Austin, TX,
  • Worked way from managing editor position of flagship magazine to head of failing men's sophisticate publication.
  • Took magazine from 14 percent newsstand sale rating to nearly 40 percent even as market faltered.
  • Key in establishing popular, cutting-edge new format in genre eventually emulated by three other companies.
  • Reduced workplace costs in manpower by more than 50 percent.
  • Pitched in, working in other areas of company when needs arose.

1988 to 1993 Managing Editor American Society Of Civil Engineers | Washington, DC,
  • Writer and editor for 11 different national sports magazine titles, covering pro boxing, wrestling, and baseball.
  • Columnist and expert who eventually guested and hosted on several nationally syndicated television programs.
  • Worked way to management position after two years as editorial assistant.

1998 to 2003 Editor/Proofreader Centerfield | , ,
1988 to Current Associate Editor Gannett Co. Inc. | , ,
  • Hudson Register-Star (newspaper, 1986-1987); Position

1985 to 1986 Sports Editor Catskill Daily Mail | , ,
  • covered New York Knicks,.
  • New Jersey Nets, New York Mets, local news and sports).

Current to Current Jon Pine REFERENCES | City, STATE,
FTP to printer filing of documents and publications. Member of several professional writing associations during career, including Bowling Writers Association of America (current) and Pro Basketball Writers Association of America. Award-winning sports and news writer (New York State Newspaper Publishers Association, Associated Press).
Expected in High School Diploma | SUNY-Brockport, Brockport, NY GPA:

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  • SUNY-Brockport

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