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Publication or Company Sunset
Job Title Senior Editor Home Design
Industry Magazine Publishing
Salary
Benefits
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Menlo Park, CA
Job Requirements POSITION SUMMARY: The Senior Editor for Home Design is responsible for overseeing all home content in the magazine.

REPORTS TO: Deputy Editor for Home, Garden and Food

RESPONSIBILITIES
•Create a strong mission statement for home coverage in the magazine, defining what qualifies as a "Sunset" home.
•Find, pitch and produce strong home design stories, including monthly department content and 4-6 features a year.
•Work with freelance writers and producers, assigning and editing as required.
•Develop relationships with designers, architects, and other influential members of the design community as well as stylists and writers.
•Develop a strong concept and crafting a plan for packaging each story.
•Develop ideas for market pieces and project-driven stories, often working with freelancers to execute them.
•Coordinate the annual home issue.
•Work with the digital team to increase our home coverage online and develop relationships with design bloggers.

REQUIRED SKILLS
•Solid journalism background and excellent writing skills
•Experience editing freelance writers
•Experience writing and editing multi-layer stories
•Demonstrated ability to locate and nurture a network of sources
•Demonstrated passion for design; background in architecture or interior design a plus
•3 years editorial experience (print or digital)
•Familiarity and ease with social media
About Our Company Time Inc., a Time Warner company, is a world class print and digital content company, investing in the future and engaging more than 138 million consumers monthly; whenever, however, and wherever they are. With 22 magazines and 26 web sites in the U.S., it is the country's largest magazine media company. Each month, one out of every two American adults reads a Time Inc. magazine, and one out of every five who are online visits a company web site (more than 50 million monthly unique visitors). Time Inc.'s popular brands and successful franchises extend to online, mobile and digital reading devices, television, events and branded products.

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