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EDITOR - RENTAL

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We’re looking for a full-time Editor to oversee, direct, and manage our Rental Equipment brand, content, and project efforts so that brand revenue is met.

 

A successful editor at AC Business Media ensures websites and print contain fresh content, including written, audio, video, and visual, and the brand’s social media channels are engaging, increases audience, and provides a platform for further monetization.

 

Must Have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree plus three years managing a brand, program, or event, or five years of experience writing articles and/or news, as well as advanced editing, plus three years managing a brand, program, or event

  • Demonstrated track record of consistently meeting and/or exceeding goals

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to adjust communication style appropriately to meet the needs of the audience

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Excellent problem-solving skills

  • Demonstrated computer and software skills required; proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and databases

  • Experience with the equipment rental/construction industries is a great plus

 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Take ownership of brand from an editorial perspective including content direction

  • Inputting products, press releases, news items, and other type of content into the content management system for assigned brands

  • Ensure the long-term growth and success of the brand through engaging content and industry knowledge

  • Collaborate with sales and other editors to create and identify content

  • Stay abreast of industry news and events

  • Ensure content is edited and proofread

  • Post and submit content based on schedule

  • Create an annual editorial calendar

  • Generate original content ideas and potential revenue opportunities and present those for vetting and approval

  • Keep an eye on content performance to consistently learn what content is working and what content isn’t

  • Create engaging posts regularly to check in with audience, drive interest, and encourage others to follow

  • Build audience following to increase opportunities for the sales team to sell against

  • Keep up with any new platform changes or algorithms to ensure efficiency of posting

  • Oversee any award or recognition program for the brand and ensure it is in line with brand and revenue goals

  • Participate in teams and company meetings

  • Engage in client networking and building relationships

  • Collaborate with sales, PSMs, and designers to accomplish client or sales efforts projects

  • Attend tradeshows as needed

  • Manage any junior editors assigned to the brand to ensure their efforts fall in line with content, brand and revenue goals

 

To be successful in the Editor role, you’ll need the:

  • Ability to analyze data, draw appropriate conclusions and recommend solutions

  • Ability to succeed in a transformative business through self-motivation and vision

  • Ability to be client-focused and quality-driven

  • Ability to exhibit integrity in work product and in interactions with clients, ACBM personnel and other stakeholders

  • Ability to hold oneself accountable for actions, successes, and failures

  • Ability to be flexible in the work environment and willing and able to adapt to changing organizational needs

  • Ability to operate in an open, honest and forthright manner in order to build and maintain relationships with a diverse population

  • Ability to manage multiple projects through successful completion within set timelines

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality

  • Ability to effectively work both independently and cooperatively as part of a team

  • Ability to be flexible in the work environment and willingness and ability to adapt to changing organizational needs

  • Ability to travel overnight at least 25% of time

Besides a competitive salary, AC Business Media offers and generously contributes to health, dental, vision, life, long-term and short-term disability. We offer a 401(k), generous paid time off, a dynamic team environment and the ability to work in our historic office in Ft. Atkinson WI (located between Milwaukee and Madison WI) or remotely.