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Business of Home Is Hiring A Managing Editor In New York, NY

Business of Home is the daily media of record for the home industry and the voice of authority for interior design professionals. It delivers timely and credible business news, information and resources to a dedicated readership of professionals in print and online.
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Business of Home is seeking a Managing Editor for its New York office to oversee daily digital content and contribute to our printed publications. This full-time staff position will report to the President and will write, assign and edit high quality, engaging and newsworthy content focused on the home industry.

Duties include creating and managing an editorial calendar; writing, editing and assigning daily news stories and features; generating story ideas from BOH reporting sources as well as various media outlets; supervising two staff writers and a stable of freelance writers and columnists on a daily basis; and coordinating with print team to maximize news impact between magazine and online.

The successful candidate should be a strong writer and maniacal editor, and comfortable managing deadlines and multiple projects. Interest in interior design is a must! Experience covering it is a major plus.

At this time we are only accepting candidates that are located in the NYC area.

MAIN DUTIES 

• Create an editorial calendar for four stories per day, 20 stories per week
• Assign and edit stories to two in-house writers
• Develop network of freelance writers and columnists
• Edit BOH’s weekly newsletter
• Manage production of Designers’ Guides (High Point)
• Represent BOH at occasional speaking or moderating opportunities
• Attend and represent BOH at industry events as needed

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SKILLS 

• Clear, concise, personality-filled writing style
• Maniacal line editing, copy editing and fact checking abilities
• Comfort with triaging hundreds of daily emails (without missing any), while prioritizing tasks and meet deadlines
• Ability to read and interpret analytics, and tailor content accordingly
• Strong visual sensibility
• Familiarity with interior design news publications and websites

EXPERIENCE 

• Minimum three years reporting and editing experience, preferably with a daily, weekly, or major web publication or wire service

TO APPLY: Please send your resume to Julia at jnoran@editoratlarge.com.

ABOUT US

Business of Home (formerly Editor at Large) is the daily media of record for the home industry and the voice of authority for interior design professionals. It delivers timely and credible business news, information and resources to a dedicated readership of professionals in print and online.