We’re looking for a powerhouse editor to run the Healthy Eating channel for The Daily Meal. We are searching for an editor has great writing and copyediting skills, experience working in new media, and a passion for creating engaging content around healthy eating and living as it pertains to food, drink, and living a healthy life!
An obsession with the food world is a given, but a passion for health and research is essential. You can quickly digest and understand health studies while simultaneously being able to make them relatable and understandable for readers.
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 roughly 25 stories per week
-Creating, maintaining, and updating the promotion spots on the Health 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, 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 contact email@example.com with a cover letter, your resume, and three writing samples.