Assistant Editor


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TECHEAD is seeking qualified applicants for the following Direct Hire position – Assistant Editor / Richmond VA – (JOB-18911). If you are looking for a new opportunity and this position looks to be a fit, please apply to see the TECHEAD difference that has made us successful for 30+ years!

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Job Description:
Assistant Editor – Catholic publication

Direct Hire, Hybrid work environment

Richmond, VA

Techead has partnered with a local, faith-based nonprofit to help them hire an Assistant Editor for their biweekly print publication and digital content.


  • Works with the editor to develop and prepare written and digital pieces for publication.
  • Writes and edits content for a print and digital website, having a sharp eye for proofing local and news service copy.
  • Contributes original content to print and digital platforms, editing material to include, but not limited to, photo cutlines, feature and news stories, sidebars, special projects, etc.
  • Covers and writes stories assigned by the Editor as needed.
  • Assists in selecting photos and art to accompany print and digital articles.
  • Collaborates with the Editor and Creative Director in designing layouts for the print publication and when necessary the digital website.
  • Offers story ideas and contributes to the editorial and long-term planning.
  • Prepares written materials and edits as needed for the Communications Director.
  • Supports the Communications Office in proofreading written materials.
  • Assists with photography as requested.
  • Three or more years of related experience in the print or communications industry
  • Strong understanding of digital journalism best practices and the ability to keep abreast of emerging trends.
  • Strong oral and written communication, detail orientation, planning and organizing skills, time management abilities, collaboration skills,  project management skills, and the ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Proficient using Microsoft Office and AP Stylebook Proficiency in Adobe software (InDesign, Photoshop, Acrobat Professional) and Catholic News Service Stylebook is desired.
  • A practicing Catholic with working knowledge of Church structure and Catholic Church teaching is required.
  • Work samples required.


Bachelor’s degree in English/Journalism/Mass Communications or related field

TECHEAD’s mission is to make our on-site associates successful by placing them in the right environment so they can grow and prosper. How we treat and respond to our clients and employees is a reflection of who we are and makes us stand out from the rest. Keeping our business focused on building and maintaining relationships with our employees and clients is the key to our success. We won’t strive for anything less.

TECHEAD provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

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