Online Editor

Posted On: October 2, 2012

Journalism Job

Media Organization: Long Island Wins

Company Description

Long Island Wins is a non-profit communications organization focusing on immigration issues on Long Island and beyond. We work to promote commonsense immigration solutions that work for everyone, rooted in respect and dignity for all.

Job Description

*Assign, edit, and publish multimedia blog posts and feature stories covering immigration news, policy, culture, and history on Long Island and nationally. The online editor will publish several articles per day, involving a heavy degree of writing, rewriting, and editing.

*Manage press outreach for Long Island Wins events

*Organize events throughout the year that promote the work of Long Island Wins

*Maintain a diverse mix of paid and unpaid bloggers and reporting fellows

*Manage social media campaigns and online ad campaigns

*Draft and edit grant proposals and office materials


*Strong writing, editing, and copy editing skills

*Knowledge of video, audio, and photo storytelling and editing

*Familiarity with content management systems and basic HTML

*Ability to travel on Long Island, including a reliable car and valid driver’s license

*Ability to work occasional evenings and weekends

*3-5 years professional experience in online journalism or communications

*Bachelor’s degree required; master’s degree preferred

*Spanish-language skills a plus

Salary and Benefits

The salary is competitive with other non-profits and includes health and dental benefits.

To Apply

Please email a cover letter, resume, and three published print or video samples with at least one print sample to Lisa DeBourg at