QDMA Seeks Candidates for Managing Editor

Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA)
Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA)
Quality Deer Management Association
Quality Deer Management Association

Bogart, GA -(Ammoland.com)- The Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Managing Editor, a staff position in the Communications Department.

Duties & Responsibilities: QDMA’s Managing Editor will assist the Editor in producing all of QDMA’s communications, including Quality Whitetails magazine and other publications, QDMA.com, e-mail newsletters, social media, and press communications.

Duties include:

  • Editorial planning and research
  • Writing articles and producing multimedia content for print and web
  • Managing social media accounts
  • Managing freelance article and photo contributions
  • Photography and videography
  • Press-release writing

Education & Experience: Bachelor’s degree in journalism or a related communications field and two or more years of paid experience writing and editing for print, web or other communications.

Critical Skills & Knowledge:

  • Writing, editing and proofreading
  • Research, fact-checking and reporting
  • Desktop publishing software, preferably InDesign
  • Magazine and web layout/design
  • Social media
  • SEO, Content Management Systems and website analytics
  • Extensive deer hunting experience
  • Knowledge of the QDM philosophy/QDMA mission
  • Digital photography and editing (video and still)
  • Photoshop
  • Mac OS
  • Membership-driven organizations/non-profits
  • Hunting and wildlife conservation
  • Flexible, adaptable and able to work in a team environment
  • Attention to detail, multi-tasking, responsible with deadlines

Remuneration: Commensurate with qualifications. QDMA is prepared to offer an attractive compensation package, including competitive salary, health, retirement, and vacation benefits.

Application Period: Closes May 30, 2015

Application Process:

Interested persons should forward a resume, cover letter, references, and copies of (or links to) up to three published writing samples. Send to:

  • Managing Editor Search Committee
  • C/O QDMA Human Resources Department
  • P.O. Box 160, Bogart, GA 30622

Applications can also be sent electronically to Jill Faulkner, Human Resource Coordinator.

About QDMA

Founded in 1988, QDMA is a national nonprofit wildlife conservation organization dedicated to ensuring the future of white-tailed deer, wildlife habitat and our hunting heritage. To learn more about QDMA and why it is the future of deer hunting, call 800-209-3337 or visit www.QDMA.com.

QDMA can also be found on: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram.