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Senior Food Editor, Food Network


New York, NY 07-22-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Your impact:

Food Network Magazine is looking for a creative multitasking senior food editor who is passionate about food and cooking and obsessed with getting the details right. This is one of the most important roles at the magazine, overseeing almost every recipe we publish-to be sure our 13 million monthly readers are successful every time. In the role, you'll help dream up fun food features for every section of the magazine; help edit bookazines and cookbooks; and work closely with our test kitchen, art department, and freelance food and prop stylists to coordinate photo shoots. Applicants should have deep experience editing recipes (and, ideally, watching Food Network, too.)

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:
• Generate, produce, and edit recipe-based story ideas for all sections of the magazine
• Edit recipes for clarity, style, and fit
• Oversee food on photo shoots
• Build and maintain relationships with the test kitchen, cookbook publishers, and industry professionals
• Write headlines, deks, and intro copy
• Represent the Food Network Magazine brand on ad sales calls and in media appearances

Who you are:
• Bachelor's degree in English, journalism, or related field
• Experience editing recipes at a culinary magazine or website is a must; a culinary degree is a plus
• About 6 years of consumer editorial experience in food/lifestyle genre


Jobcode: Reference SBJ-dykqb0-18-205-192-201-42 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.