Job TitleStaff Writer - Luxury Home
Assist in producing home and special-issue content for Luxury Home Portfolio titles (such as Elegant Homes, Modern Farmhouse Style, Beautiful Kitchens and Baths, etc.), partnership projects (such as Beekman Almanac),and special projects in Special Interest Media group (such as Living the Country Life, Ladies Home Journal, Coloring Journal, etc.). Includes writing, editing, curating products, pitching story ideas, and helping with social media. Position will assist various editors in these subject areas, as assigned.
II. Essential Job Functions
Weight % Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results
80% Help plan, produce, write, and edit magazine content. Includes writing product stories and features; assisting with photo shoot planning; fact-checking; and other duties to support staff editors.
15% Assist with web-based Luxury Home Portfolio content and SIM group social media initiatives.
5% Other duties as assigned.
III. Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.
B.A. degree or four years journalism or communications school training or equivalent work experience.
1 year editorial experience in magazine or related industry.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Proven skills in writing, researching, interviewing, fact checking. High degree of attention to detail and ability to work independently. Works well with people; ability to articulate ideas and story concepts; fluent with desktop publishing software. Interest in home design, DIY, crafting, and/or food helpful.