THE CHIMES // A&E Editor
Basic function and responsibility:
The Chimes Arts & Entertainment editor is responsible for story content within their section, both online and in print. This person ensures that Biola-related arts events and stories are covered on a daily and biweekly basis. The A&E editor delegates and supervises a writing staff, and coordinates with the photo editors to make sure all concerts and reviews are represented appropriately visually. The ideal candidate has a love for music, television, movies, books and art.
Supervision received: Editor-in-Chief, Managing Editor
Supervision of others: A&E Staff Writer, freelancers
General: Demonstrate a working knowledge and familiarity with AP style. Strong editing, grammar and writing skills. Ability to supervise and provide constructive criticism in a helpful and appropriate manner. Flexible attitude. Demonstrate working knowledge of computer programs such as Google Docs, Excel and Wordpress. Good interpersonal skills and ability to lead a writing staff. Ability to delegate assignments.
Education and experiences: At the time of election or appointment, must attend or be accepted to Biola as a full-time student. Prior experience working with newspapers, yearbook, magazines or prior work, class experience, or journalism is preferable. Maintain working knowledge of the arts and entertainment industry.