National Genealogical Society Seeks Managing Editor for NGS Magazine

The (U.S.) National Genealogical Society is seeking qualified candidates for the managing editor, contractor position for NGS Magazine. The managing editor is responsible for the overall production and editorial content of NGS Magazine and produces four (4) issues per year during the calendar year, in February, May, August and November. Applicants should have previous experience in genealogical research, writing, editing, and publishing. Proficient knowledge of grammar and writing standards is essential. The effective date for this position is 1 July 2016. The successful candidate will be responsible for producing the November 2016 issue.

Details may be found in the NGS Blog at

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This appears to be significant downgrading of this job. New contractor will be paid $5k or less per issue, depending on credentials and experience. No less work would be involved if credentials are less than stellar! No benefits. The person evidently would not be considered to be an NGS staff person.


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