[Mler_] The Nation - Open Staff Positions

Amy Marchitto marchitto at smlr.rutgers.edu
Thu Mar 6 15:09:58 EST 2008


Open Staff Positions

Online Director 

The primary responsibility of this position will be to manage the successful
development of web projects (requirements gathering, development,
deployment, ongoing production). 

Key responsibilities include the ability to manage multiple simultaneous
projects at different phases of the development cycle; Providing strategic
input; Ensuring that projects are completed on time and on budget;
Successfully communicating project status to all constituencies, including
management, other departments, and outside consultants; Managing a staff of
one to two producers; Preparing accurate cost estimates for all projects and
forecasting accurate project completion dates; Preparing monthly management
reports on site traffic and revenues and maintaining the department's
budget. 

Skills required include a deep experience managing software development on
the web. This is not a programming job, but experience with Linux, Apache,
MySQL and Perl is important. Excellent management skills with proven
experience managing all aspects of web projects including software
development, graphic design, and production and stellar time management,
communications, presentation and organizational skills required. Business
knowledge of publishing including circulation marketing and ad trafficking
is helpful. 

This is a full-time position. Work must be done on site (New York City).
Interest in progressive politics helpful. Minorities and people of color are
strongly encouraged to apply. 

To apply, email cover letter, resume, salary requirements and URLs of
professional work to webjob1 at thenation.com. No calls or recruiters, please. 

Finally, please visit The Nation
<http://lyra.thenation.com/t/18997/51813/19/0/>  online to read new Nation
blogs, to view newsfeed links updated each day, to see when Nation writers
are appearing on TV and radio
<http://lyra.thenation.com/t/18997/51813/21/0/> , to get info on nationwide
activist campaigns, and to read exclusive online reports and special weekly
selections from The Nation magazine! 

 




 

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Web Producer 

Responsibilities include coding templates based on designs provided by
outside design shops and creating new templates to mesh into thenation.com
<http://lyra.thenation.com/t/18997/51813/5/0/> ; Executing e-commerce
landing pages and HTML e-mail templates based on comps provided by outside
design shops; Assisting web advertising salesperson in creating microsites
and uploading advertising creative. 

 

The ideal candidate will understand web standards, demonstrate good design
instincts and have at least two years experience hand coding HTML and CSS.
Javascript very helpful. Experience with the following services useful
though not required: Doubleclick DART, Lyris Listmanager, Democracy In
Action, Google AdWords. 

 

This is a full-time position. Work must be done on site (New York City).
Interest in progressive politics helpful. Minorities and people of color are
strongly encouraged to apply. 

To apply, email cover letter, resume, salary requirements and URLs of
professional work to webjob2 at thenation.com. No calls or recruiters, please. 

Finally, please visit The Nation
<http://lyra.thenation.com/t/18997/51813/19/0/>  online to read new Nation
blogs, to view newsfeed links updated each day, to see when Nation writers
are appearing on TV and radio
<http://lyra.thenation.com/t/18997/51813/21/0/> , to get info on nationwide
activist campaigns, and to read exclusive online reports and special weekly
selections from The Nation magazine! 

 

 




 

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Online Advertising Sales Representative 

 

Position will have responsibility for growing web revenue with
responsibility for all phases of the advertising sales cycle from
forecasting to customization of proposals, reports to clients and management
as well as development of collateral material. 

 

Candidates should have a minimum of two years advertising sales experience
with proven success and contacts in online advertising space. Must have
demonstrated ability to build and maintain relationships through strong
interpersonal skill as well as superior verbal and written communication.
Excellent negotiation and presentation skills required. Some travel. 

 

Position works out of The Nation's New York City offices. Congenial
workplace offering competitive compensation package and excellent benefits.
The Nation is an equal opportunity employer. Minority candidates are
strongly encouraged to apply. Send resume, cover letter and salary
requirements to: websales at thenation.com <mailto:webjob2 at thenation.com> . No
calls please. 

 

Finally, please visit The Nation
<http://lyra.thenation.com/t/18997/51813/19/0/>  online to read new Nation
blogs, to view newsfeed links updated each day, to see when Nation writers
are appearing on TV and radio
<http://lyra.thenation.com/t/18997/51813/21/0/> , to get info on nationwide
activist campaigns, and to read exclusive online reports and special weekly
selections from The Nation magazine! 

 

 

 

Amalia (Amy) Marchitto   

Student Advisor

Labor Studies & Employment Relations

50 Labor Center Way

New Brunswick, NJ  08901

732-932-8559-W

732-932-8677-F

marchitto at smlr.rutgers.edu

http://www.smlr.rutgers.edu

 

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