Editorial Assistant

Edit – Print /
Full-time /
The Editorial Assistant plays a key role in producing content across platforms, with a particular focus on the print magazine and digital tentpoles. The Editorial Assistant reports to the Editorial Director.

Job Duties
·      Write and edit print magazine front-of-book departments, taking them through manuscript through page production
·      Assist senior staff with research, writing, and production for digital and print stories and packages
·      Adapt stories from print to digital, and vice versa
·      Pitch, research, report, package, and write digital stories   
·      Assist with editorial administrative tasks, including but not limited to SEO-related updates and building and QAing stories, mailings, PR outreach, and workflow assistance
·      Develop a robust travel industry network through meetings with travel industry PR representatives
·      Attend and cover press previews and other industry events as relevant

·      1-2 years editorial experience, preferably in journalism and/or digital media
·      Smart editorial instincts
·      Reporting experience
·      Excellent organizational, communication, and time management skills
·      An orientation towards high-quality professional journalism
·      Excellent interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills
·      Excellent reporting and writing skills
·      Experience working in a CMS
·      Comfortable doing basic photo editing and sizing
·      Team player who enjoys collaborating with others and gets satisfaction from helping teammates do their best
·    Must be a proactive self-starter with a collaborative spirit
·      Must possess the ability to manage multiple projects at once
·      Must be detail-oriented and deadline-savvy
·      Must have a passion for travel, and be interested in conceptualizing new and interesting ways to cover travel
$45,000 - $50,000 a year
This is a non-exempt, overtime eligible role