Scripps Networks Interactive Online Editor-HGTV Magazine in New York, United States

Location:

New York, NY - Chelsea

Summary:

If you're a web editor with a passion for home design and d├ęcor, you could be the perfect candidate for HGTV Magazine's Online Editor position. In this role, you'll be tasked with translating print articles into engaging, SEO-optimized content for HGTV.com. You'll also work with editors to develop and execute web-exclusive pieces, and you'll serve as a liaison between the print and online staffs to ensure proper presentation of magazine content across all media.

Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Build content from HGTV Magazine on HGTV.com in a timely, accurate way using SEO best practices and an understanding of design, shelter and lifestyle content

  • Work with editors to develop and execute web-exclusive content to supplement print content

  • Update HGTV Magazine package on HGTV.com to promote new content from each issue

  • Liaise between digital staff and magazine editors to ensure successful placement and promotion of content between the magazine and website

  • Provide the magazine editors with digital content to promote throughout the magazine

  • Work with marketing and public relations teams to promote magazine content/subscription offers via newsletters, social media and other channels

  • Produce and promote online polls or surveys for reader feedback as requested by magazine editors

  • Manage or contribute to social media accounts for the magazine

  • Write and edit stories as assigned for the magazine and website, and monitor metrics

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • Proven writing skills with sound editorial judgment and knowledge of AP style

  • Ability to stay current in assigned topic area, industry areas and web trends

  • Ability to use web content management tools as well as social media platforms

  • Basic knowledge of HTML and related web authoring tools, computing skills including PC and MAC, MS Office

  • Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition and grammar

  • Organization and time management skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Advanced oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to manage the work of self and others

  • Ability to work in a team and independently

  • Ability to manipulate and edit photos digitally

Educational and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent year for year experience in a related field and 3 years' experience as a web producer, editor, online publication or equivalent in topic specified. Role requires experience in print or web journalism.

Join a team who enjoys creating great products together, values a sense of humor and likes to have a little fun while they're at it! We spend a lot of time together, why shouldn't it be fun?

Learn more about our company culture and core values in the Life at SNI section of www.scrippsnetworksinteractive.com/careers

Benefits

  • Full-time position (40 hours/week)

  • Eligible for full benefits (medical, vision dental)

  • Eligible for retirement benefits (401k matching, additional funds for age and service)

  • Fantastic paid time off package (includes vacation, sick and personal days plus holidays)

  • Competitive compensation package

Scripps Networks Interactive is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin and military membership or veteran status or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations during the application and/or hiring process for qualified job applicants with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation, please email recruiter@scrippsnetworks.com.

Scripps Networks Interactive will not sponsor applicants for immigrant or non-immigrant work visas. The successful candidate will be required to submit evidence of identity and employment authorization.

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