Organization: National Business Aviation Association (NBAA)
Position: Managing Editor
Reports To: Senior Vice President, Communications
Location: Washington, DC/Remote
Are you a creative communicator with project management and editing skills? The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) facilitates some of the largest domestic and international conferences in the aviation industry and they are seeking a Managing Editor. This is an exciting opportunity to manage content for NBAA’s publications and podcasts! NBAA offers flexible hours with remote/work-from-home flexibility, generous benefits, and a collegial work environment in the heart of the nation’s capital. As a prospective and/or new employee, you will be required to comply with the company’s vaccination protocol.
As the Managing Editor, you will oversee the day-to-day production and editorial development of Business Aviation Insider (BAI), including managing content and conducting publication research for improvements. You will manage NBAA’s editorial contractors and freelance writers and attend planning meetings to develop concepts and identify stories. The Managing Editor also recruits podcast subject-matter experts, coordinates with podcast production vendor staff, and produces NBAA podcasts. This position reports to the SVP of Communications and supervises the Senior Graphic Designer.
Qualified candidates will have a bachelor’s degree in English, Communications, Marketing, or related area plus a minimum of five years of editing experience in a publishing or communications environment. This position requires excellent writing, editing, proofreading, and project management skills and knowledge of publishing software and standards. Knowledge of the business aviation industry is required.
How To Apply
If you believe you meet the requirements, please submit a resume, cover letter, and writing samples to the following job link (or copy/paste link to a new window):
Additional inquiries and questions can be emailed to Beth Cessna at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NBAA is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
About The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA)
Founded in 1947 and based in Washington, DC, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) is the leading organization for companies that rely on general aviation aircraft to help make their businesses more efficient, productive, and successful. The association represents more than 11,000 companies and provides more than 100 products and services to the business aviation community, including the NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition, the world's largest civil aviation trade show. NBAA is a nonprofit trade association serving a dynamic and growing industry. From our downtown Washington, DC office, staff members deliver top-notch customer service to our members across the world.
NBAA requires prospective and/or new employees to comply with the company’s vaccination protocol.
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