Food52 Shop Editor in New York, New York

We're Food52, and we've created a groundbreaking and award-winning cooking and home site. We support, connect, and celebrate home cooks, and give them everything they need in one place.

We’re looking for a Shop Editor to join the team in our New York City headquarters. In this role, you will edit and write compelling copy for our email newsletter, Shop products, events, video, social and marketing. This role is also part editorial: You will be writing editorial features to support Shop revenue goals, including maker stories, product round-ups, and service-driven pieces. Providing support to our Editorial and Marketing departments, this role requires a savvy multi-tasker who can juggling multiple requests from multiple teams and toggle between frequently shifting deadlines. You can edit, write, and make copy sing...quickly!


  • 3+ years in a copywriting or editorial role with a brand or media; e-commerce experience is highly desirable.

  • Experience with food editing, writing, and ideas generation: You understand what makes great copy and what makes great visuals.

  • You know the difference between a compelling subject line, a witty social caption, and an e-commerce product description. You are motivated by KPIs such as open rates, click-to-open rates, social engagement, site traffic and add-to-basket rates, and enjoy optimizing for success.

  • You have experience working with and/or managing freelancers

  • Experience writing for video and social

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to toggle between multiple teams and prioritize team needs

  • You’re deadline-driven, meticulous, and highly organized

  • You’re cool under pressure and flexible

  • You have an interest in home and decor, e-commerce, and new advertising trends and techniques.


  • Competitive package and healthcare benefits

  • Annual bonus plan

  • No tracking of sick or vacation days (p.s. ask us about Summer Week & Winter Week)

  • Flexible hours

  • So many snacks!

  • An ever-flowing giveaway table, featuring kitchenware, cookbooks, and Leftover Flower Fridays

  • Have you seen our office?

Please note: Food52 hopes to recruit and advance qualified minorities, women, LGBTQ, persons with disabilities, and veterans—we welcome and encourage all applicants. Our goal is for our team and culture to reflect the diversity of the global community of home cooks.