Assistant Online Editor

  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Job type
  • Salary
  • Category
    Creative & Marketing - Writer / Editor

Adecco Creative is assisting our client, a well-known children’s educational publisher, in their search for an Assistant Online Editor. This is a long term/ongoing freelance opportunity, working 35-40 hours per week onsite in the client’s downtown offices and expected to last on a long term ongoing basis.


The role is paying $28 per hour.



  • Work closely with the editorial team, including Senior Editor, Managing Editor, Senior
  • Editorial Director and freelancers.
  • Write, edit and post content in content management system and identify content for
  • social media initiatives, newsletter and blog planning.
  • Assist in maintaining and updating editorial calendar.
  • Work with design team and photo researchers to approve photos for site and social promotions.
  • Ideate and build printable worksheets and work with external designer to receive assets.
  • Work with site producers on technical requests and troubleshooting.
  • Work on social media initiatives, including copy writing and design collaboration; write social copy as needed.
  • Supervise editorial intern.
  • Liaise with other divisions in assisting with social media requests, website promotions, and collaborative initiatives.



  • Prior experience in magazine, newspaper or online editorial preferred.
  • Must be extremely attentive to detail.
  • Must possess excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Must possess excellent writing and proofreading skills.
  • Must work well under pressure, meet tight deadlines, and find solutions to problems.
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work independently.
  • Must be creative, enthusiastic, and willing to learn new skills.
  • Previous work with a content management system a plus.
  • Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Google Docs, Google Sheets and Excel.
  • Must be able to navigate effectively on the Internet.
  • Knowledge of search engine optimization and social media a plus.
  • Interest in children’s literature and content to guide parents on their children’s learning and literacy journey.

  • Apply with Adecco

Reference number US_EN_99_172110_11921721