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Publication or Company New York Media
Job Title Senior/Associate Editors (2)
Industry Internet/Online/New Media
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
New York Media

Position Overview:
New York Media, the publisher of New York Magazine and nymag.com, is looking for two writers for a soon-to-launch website dedicated to translating scientific research about human behavior and relationships for a general audience. The right candidate possesses a very special combination of attributes, including:
• A strong journalistic (or academic) background in the social sciences;
• The ability to write, report, and assign original and compelling stories -- ranging in length and ambition from quick blog posts to long features -- at the pace of a news-driven digital publication;
• A talent for finding original, revealing, and scoopy stories in a crowded media space;
• A track record of producing work that captured the public imagination and started national conversations;
• The big-picture editorial vision to help create a dynamic and successful new brand under the New York banner;
• A capacity both to work well on a team and to manage other employees and freelancers;
• A facility for conveying information visually -- that is, through graphics, animations, images, photos, etc;
• The ambition to create innovative new editorial forms that will help define this new brand for readers;
• A strong understanding of what makes content work on social media and a history of success to prove it.

To apply:
Please email your resume and cover letter to:
with the subject line “Sr Editor-MB or Assoc Editor-MB”.
Please include salary requirements in your cover letter.

No phone calls, please. Only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Please regard your resume as having been received unless your email is bounced back. EOE.
About Our Company New York Media is the parent company of the ground-breaking weekly New York magazine; the twice yearly New York Design Hunting and New York Weddings publications; the award-winning website NYMag.com with original daily coverage of politics, personalities, entertainment, fashion and food. Vulture.com for everyone who lives, breathes, and consumes entertainment, TheCut.com for the fashion/beauty obsessed and the food and restaurant blog GrubStreet.com. New York magazine is the regional and national authority on the greatest city on Earth, read by more than 1.7 million people each week. Through smart writing, beautiful photography and sophisticated design, New York chronicles news and social trends, explores the city’s cultural happenings and serves as a navigational tool for all aspects of city life. Nymag.com attracts nearly 20 million monthly unique visitors, making it one of the most visited online destinations focused on news, fashion, entertainment and food.
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