Editorial Supervisor

Are you an experienced financial services communications professional with a passion for helping writers convey their ideas in the most engaging, effective, and grammatically correct way possible? Do you enjoy leading a team and helping others reach their full potential? Our client’s Marketing department is looking for an individual who can both edit a variety of complex marketing collateral on a range of topics—from magazine articles, to blog posts, to conference materials, and more—and support the director of editorial with supervising the team workflow and responsibilities.

As supervisor of editorial, your responsibilities would include:

  • Editing your own assigned projects to ensure adherence to house style (based on Chicago Manual of Style)
  • Maintaining high productivity and accuracy
  • Managing the overall workflow of jobs received into the Editorial team’s mailbox and assigning projects to staff
  • Supervising staff to ensure that work is completed by the deadline and providing constructive feedback and coaching
  • Ensuring the production of optimal editorial and marketing content by reviewing staff’s work for adherence to assignment parameters and established style, rewriting and revising as necessary
  • Relying on prior experience and judgment to plan and accomplish team goals
  • Assisting in the preparation of performance reviews
  • Hiring and training new employees
  • Escalating team updates to the director of editorial

The ideal candidate for this position would also meet the following requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in relevant field
  • 5+ years of editing/copy-editing experience in financial services industry
  • Previous supervisory experience a plus
  • Knowledge of Chicago Manual of Style
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Outstanding interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Creativity and confidence
  • Expert research skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and make quick decisions
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office
  • Knowledge of HubSpot a plus

 Have we piqued your curiosity? Can you see yourself thriving in this career opportunity? If so please do submit your résumé right away.


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