Associate Food Editor, Woman's Day (1640)

New York
Nov 13, 2012
Dec 13, 2012
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Full Time

Develop and test recipes
Assist in food styling for photo shoots
Assist in food styling for video shoots
Work closely with the Food Director, Senior Associate Food Editor and other WD food staff to generate story ideas and recipe line-ups
Assist in overseeing the test kitchen, including organizing and stocking ingredients and equipment for any given story or project
Assist in overseeing freelance recipe testers, including tastings, tracking and recording recipe changes
Assist in training culinary interns
Edit recipes
Manage the culinary testing for monthly Savvy Shopper article in collaboration with the Senior Associate Food Editor
Maintain recipe archives
Report, research and fact check recipe related stories
Participate in editorial meetings
Support the Director and food department as required
Represent the magazine and department at industry events
Stay informed and up to date on food blogs and market trends

Required Skills:

Candidate must have excellent culinary skills. Should have strong time-management and organizational skills and attention to detail. Should have the ability to multi-task and work well under pressure and must be able to work collaboratively within a team. Should possess excellent culinary skills and have a thorough understanding of food and recipes. Must be genuinely interested and inquisitive about food and food trends.

Experience Required:

4 plus yrs

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