Managing Editor
Earthjustice is the premier nonprofit environmental law organization. We take on the biggest, most precedent-setting cases across the country. We wield the power of law and the strength of partnership to protect people's health; to preserve magnificent places and wildlife; to advance clean energy; and to combat climate change. We partner with thousands of groups, supporters, individuals and communities to engage the critical environmental issues of our time, and bring about positive change. We are here because the earth needs a good lawyer. Founded in 1971, Earthjustice has a distinguished track record of achieving significant, lasting environmental protections. We achieve this by hiring people who share a passion for justice and a healthy environment. Our headquarters are in San Francisco with offices in Anchorage, Juneau, Los Angeles, Tallahassee, Honolulu, New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, Denver, Seattle, Bozeman, and Washington, D.C. The Managing Editor sets the overall editorial voice and vision for major Earthjustice communication channels and plays a critical role tailoring our storytelling to target audiences. The position works closely with all facets of the Communications Department, Development's donor relations team, and program staff whose work is featured in Earthjustice copy. The managing editor also sets editorial standards for Communications and other departments, across multiple mediums and platforms. This role manages three writers and editors. Responsibilities: Editorial Strategy (50 percent) Develop an overarching editorial strategy for the Earthjustice Quarterly magazine and the "Our Stories" section of the website to meet our communication goals. Oversee the production line-up, story assignments, budgeting, deadlines, promotion, and performance review for the magazine and digital articles. Exercise significant autonomous decisionmaking on which written stories Earthjustice publishes or not and serve as final gatekeeper ensuring accuracy and avoiding libel or other legal jeopardy for the organization. Work closely with the Director of Content Strategy to understand our target audiences and develop styleguides for how to write and edit for these audiences. Foster a culture of learning by experimenting with head
Earthjustice is the premier nonprofit environmental law organization. We take on the biggest, most precedent-setting cases across the country. We wield the power of law and the strength of partnership to protect people's health; to preserve magnificent places and wildlife; to advance clean energy; and to combat climate change. We partner with thousands of groups, supporters, individuals and communities to engage the critical environmental issues of our time, and bring about positive change. We are here because the earth needs a good lawyer. Founded in 1971, Earthjustice has a distinguished track record of achieving significant, lasting environmental protections. We achieve this by hiring people who share a passion for justice and a healthy environment. Our headquarters are in San Francisco with offices in Anchorage, Juneau, Los Angeles, Tallahassee, Honolulu, New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, Denver, Seattle, Bozeman, and Washington, D.C. The Managing Editor sets the overall editorial voice and vision for major Earthjustice communication channels and plays a critical role tailoring our storytelling to target audiences. The position works closely with all facets of the Communications Department, Development's donor relations team, and program staff whose work is featured in Earthjustice copy. The managing editor also sets editorial standards for Communications and other departments, across multiple mediums and platforms. This role manages three writers and editors. Responsibilities: Editorial Strategy (50 percent) Develop an overarching editorial strategy for the Earthjustice Quarterly magazine and the "Our Stories" section of the website to meet our communication goals. Oversee the production line-up, story assignments, budgeting, deadlines, promotion, and performance review for the magazine and digital articles. Exercise significant autonomous decisionmaking on which written stories Earthjustice publishes or not and serve as final gatekeeper ensuring accuracy and avoiding libel or other legal jeopardy for the organization. Work closely with the Director of Content Strategy to understand our target audiences and develop styleguides for how to write and edit for these audiences. Foster a culture of learning by experimenting with head