Full Time Job

Executive Editor


New York, NY 06-05-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Executive (10+ years) Experience
Job Description

Your impact:

Hearst Magazines is searching for an ambitious and creative executive editor with excellent management skills to help shape editorial vision and develop new and exciting projects. This is a job for an ambitious person who can manage staff, develop and implement strategy, and contribute big-picture ideas. 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:
• Work with department heads to create lineups and select writers
• Edit and top-edit stories and display copy, and write cover lines
• Collaborate with the art and photo departments to develop layouts and visuals, with the advertising department to generate revenue, and with the digital and public-relations departments to promote stories and issues
• Run creative meetings with edit and art
• Help execute multi-platform projects and brand events

Who you are:
• You must be a detail-oriented, meticulous, idea-generating editor with 10 or more years of post-grad experience at a major consumer brand
• You are experienced at editing a magazine or website, or large portions of one
• A team leader
• You are well-connected to both well-known and up-and-coming writers

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.