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Senior Food Editor, RealSimple.com
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Senior Food Editor, RealSimple.com

• Intermediate Level

Summary

Ideate, pitch, and write timely news and evergreen stories about food—ingredients, techniques, tools and nutrition—that target key metrics and trending topics Assign and edit freelance content as needed. Create and execute multimedia, longform content packages that combine investigative journalism, compelling visual storytelling and topical subject matter Assist other editors with SEO projects, e-commerce initiatives, social media research, and other edit programs. Use analytics to help guide content creation. Have a passionate understanding of the clever problem-solving ethos the Real Simple brand Demonstrate pro-active skills for time management, engagement strategy and creative iteration.

Category Digital Media  Editor  Writers 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

Senior Food Editor, RealSimple.com

Job Description

I. Job Summary | Major goals and objectives.
  • Ideate, pitch, and write timely news and evergreen stories about food—ingredients, techniques, tools and nutrition—that target key metrics and trending topics
  • Assign and edit freelance content as needed.
  • Create and execute multimedia, longform content packages that combine investigative journalism, compelling visual storytelling and topical subject matter
  • Assist other editors with SEO projects, e-commerce initiatives, social media research, and other edit programs.
  • Use analytics to help guide content creation.
  • Have a passionate understanding of the clever problem-solving ethos the Real Simple brand
  • Demonstrate pro-active skills for time management, engagement strategy and creative iteration.
II. Essential Job Functions

Weight % Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results

40% Ideate, pitch, and write timely news and evergreen stories about food

25% Assign and edit freelance content as needed

25% Create and execute multimedia, longform content packages

10% Assist other editors with SEO projects, e-commerce initiatives, social media research, and other edit programs

100%

III. Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.

Education:

BA in journalism, English, communication, or similar field highly recommended

Experience:

5-7 years writing or editing experience, preferably for a digital platform and in the food space

Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

SEO, Google News and Trends, social media, analytics tools such as Google Analytics

% Travel Required (Approximate): 10

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Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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