Assistant/Associate Editor, Food & Drink

New York
Feb 06, 2013
Mar 08, 2013
Ms. Terri-Ann Rougier
Full Time
Time Out New York (TONY) is looking for a talented and experienced Food & Drink assistant/associate editor to join our team immediately. S/he will be responsible for reporting restaurant and bar openings, updating a database of more than 9,000 venues, researching, pitching and writing feature stories. The assistant/associate editor will also help execute TONY’s various online initiatives.

The ideal candidate will have a deep familiarity with the restaurant and bar scene in New York City and be an avid follower of relevant food, drink and nightlife blogs. The Food & Drink assistant/associate editor should have curatorial instincts, yet also have the ability to frame stories to make them accessible to a wide audience and reflect the Time Out brand. We’re looking for a hungry writer with a wealth of ideas who can produce clean, engaging copy to start immediately.

Professional Requirements:
•Food-writing experience (preferably for a print magazine or established website)
•Online editorial experience
•Ability to generate ideas and sidebars on a daily and weekly basis
•Familiarity with food-industry terminology
•Knowledge of New York City bars and restaurants
•Superlative reporting, reviewing, editing and feature-writing skills
•Experience with Content Management Systems (CMS)
•Exceptional multi-tasking skills and strong attention to detail
•Familiarity with TONY’s voice and style
•Ability to work quickly and confidently under tight deadlines

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit their resume to

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