We’re looking for a powerhouse editor for our Entertain and Holidays channels — someone who has great writing and copyediting skills, experience working in new media, and a passion for creating engaging content around food, drink, DIY, celebrity food and drink news, party-planning, holiday entertaining, weddings, and special events of all kinds.
An obsession with the food world is a given, and enthusiasm for the fast-paced environment of online media is key. We’re looking for a go-getter, diligent deadline-maker, details person, worldly writer, news hound, positive team member, and, (most of all) a creative thinker. SEO best practices knowledge and DRUPAL CMS experience is a plus.
-Writing, editing, and producing a variety of stories on a daily basis, resulting in approximately 25 stories per week
-Maintaining and updating the promotion spots on the Entertain and Holidays channel and its sections
-Recruiting and managing relationships with contributors
-Working closely with the social media and audience development teams to promote stories
-Analyzing channel traffic metrics and working to leverage site traffic to increase unique visitors and to help reach the channel’s goals
-Identifying possible content and syndication partners and developing partnerships with the business development team through procuring RSS feeds
Please send a cover letter, your résumé, and three writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org