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Senior Features Writer / Editor, HGTV


New York, NY 07-28-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Your impact:

Make your home your happy place-that's our motto at HGTV Magazine. With a fun, friendly approach, we spotlight real homes across the country, sharing tons of creative, doable ideas, from curb appeal boosts to pretty paint colors. We inspire readers to create a home they love, providing real-life solutions in an upbeat, engaging way. We also shine a spotlight on the top HGTV stars, who provide tips and helpful advice in every issue. HGTV Magazine has a loyal 1M+ subscribers and is a top-10 best-selling monthly magazine on newsstands. We are now looking for a senior features writer/editor to join our team. Our ideal candidate has a lively writing style and a passion for home and lifestyle content (and, of course, HGTV).

Please note: For consideration, resumes must be submitted in PDF format with a cover letter, salary requirements, and a link to a portfolio of work.

What you'll do:
• Write a variety of home and lifestyle stories spanning all of our print magazine sections
• Edit magazine features as well as one of our most popular columns, ''How Bad Is It?''
• Interview homeowners and HGTV talent
• Work with our HGTV network partners on potential stories and assorted initiatives
• Brainstorm new ideas (and join in on some fascinating discussions about throw pillows!)

Who you are:
• A writer/editor with a fun, lively, conversational tone and 5+ years of professional experience, preferably in the home and/or lifestyle space
• A strong reporter and researcher
• A highly organized individual who can multitask assignments
• A creative individual who loves to come up with new ideas
• Familiarity with InCopy and Woodwing is a plus


Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rbn07y-3-235-175-15-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Hearst Magazines isone of the largest publishers in the world, with more than25 brands, including Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Esquire, Good Housekeeping, Harper's BAZAAR, Popular Mechanics, and O the Oprah Magazine. We reach more than 150 million people every month in the United States alone.