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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Summary

Results-oriented managing editor offering a more than seven-year background in the construction industry and the production of construction-related publications. Highly effective project manager, and a deadline-driven team player with excellent problem-solving, communication and multitasking abilities.

Skills
  • Managing site-wide content
  • Scheduling and planning
  • Project management
  • Deadline-driven
  • Strong attention to detail
  • AP style editing expertise
  • Maintaining consistently high standards
Experience
07/2014 to Current Managing Editor Adorama | Elizabeth, NJ,
  • Established weekly planning meetings for CE staff to collaborate on upcoming editorial tasks and stay abreast of new developments.
  • Conducted CE reader survey to gain a deeper understanding of target audience needs and desires in relation to digital and print offerings.
  • Implemented modern electronic delivery platforms while continuing hard copies in response to reader demand and tracked publishing trends and customer preferences.
  • Spoke as a subject matter expert at the American Society of Association Executives Annual Meeting, offering best practices and advice in relation to award-winning digital newsletter, CE This Week.
  • Supervised freelance writers by checking in regularly via quarterly conference calls to offer guidance.
  • Participated in monthly editorial meetings to generate publication ideas and review staff recommendations.
  • Recruited exciting authors and contracted for contributions within scope and purpose of publication and maintained editorial consistency and exacting quality control.
  • Wrote interesting, eye-catching story headlines and summaries.
  • Edited, rewrote and prepared 12 pieces per week by adjusting reading level to make understanding articles easier and more interesting.
  • Published pieces online and promoted through social media sites such including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.
12/2016 to 06/2019 Digital Editor Hearst Communications | Madison, CT,
  • Oversaw a complete website redesign for Construction Executive magazine, resulting in a substantial increase in pageviews and more than tripling digital ad revenue.
  • Managed the merger of three disparate CE newsletters into one new, award-winning weekly publication, CE This Week.
  • Collaborated with freelance editors to establish relevant content for CE This Week newsletter, including delegation of assignments and ensuring achievement of all deadlines.
  • Edited and published all contributed content for CE This Week, including selecting and preparing photos to pair with content using Shutterstock.
  • Developed periodic web traffic analytics reports to provide feedback to magazine staff and contributors on best-performing content.
  • Directed social media and digital marketing strategy and initiatives to promote brand building and guest retention.
  • Analyzed print and digital content for spelling and grammatical errors to maintain logic and clarity.
  • Managed all back-end operations and updates to the award-winning Construction Executive mobile app.
08/2014 to 11/2016 Marketing & Business Development Analyst Facchina Construction | City, STATE,
  • Developed, organized and maintained updated marketing collateral, such as brochures, trade show booth items, flyers, project photos and corporate logo.
  • Designed and coordinated corporate advertisements for publication in digital and print platforms.
  • Managed company website, including generating/editing content, coordinating with web design firm and managing back-end customization/edits per company director requests.
  • Managed social media marketing platforms (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn), including creating/posting content and making appropriate contacts with industry peers and community.
  • Compiled, edited, designed and published quarterly company newsletter.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2013 B.A. | Communication Arts Salisbury University, Salisbury, MD, GPA:
Expected in Coursework: Interpersonal Communication, Intercultural Communication, Communication Research, Rhetoric and Public Presentation, Small Group Discussion, Interpersonal Conflict | , , GPA:

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School Attended

  • Salisbury University

Job Titles Held:

  • Managing Editor
  • Digital Editor
  • Marketing & Business Development Analyst

Degrees

  • B.A.
  • Coursework: Interpersonal Communication, Intercultural Communication, Communication Research, Rhetoric and Public Presentation, Small Group Discussion, Interpersonal Conflict

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