Any user that belongs to a desk, can submit pitches and be assigned work. An editorial position may also appear twice in the desk’s workflow, e.g. Reporter → Desk Editor → Copy Editor → Desk Editor. However, an editor may not hold two different positions (e.g. ‘Desk Editor’ & ‘Copy Editor’) on the same desk.
You may use different desks and workflows to define which editor positions you may wish to be able to approve assignments for publishing. For more information on what a publishing editor is, read this article. Since only the last position in a desk workflow can publish an assignment, you either . . . Read more
There are some basic rules which govern which roles your staff should hold within your Camayak account. You can add any number of positions to each role, so once you’ve decided which permissions a position should have, you can add as many special types of staff member as you like. . . . Read more
A publishing editor is the last editor to appear in a workflow (indicated by the ‘publishes’ description above the position). Any editor position placed at the end of a workflow is responsible for approving all the assignments that the desk using the workflow may publish.