Recipe Editor

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Apr 11, 2013
Closes
May 11, 2013
Duration
Full Time
Conde Nast is renowned for provocative, influential, award winning content-across brands, across platforms, and across continents. We’re committed to attracting new talent to keep us at the top of our business. If you are looking to be part of a culture of excellence marked by journalistic integrity and superior design, we invite you to explore this career opportunity and see how your talent and aspirations might fit within Conde Nast.
 
Recipe Editor
 
Food Department, Bon Appetit
 
Conde Nast seeks a Recipe Editor for a full-time staff position.  
 
 
Overview/Purpose
Bon Appetit is seeking a Recipe Editor to join their team.  The Recipe Editor will perfect and fine-tune recipe language for the magazine and website and be a crucial influence on the voice of Bon Appetit recipes.  He/she will report to the Food Editor and work closely with test kitchen team.
 
Primary Responsibilities:
-         Edit magazine and web recipes to BA recipe style
-         Streamline and simplify recipes, working directly with food editors
-         Help evolve the “voice” of BA recipes
-         Copy-fit recipes
-         Edit routing proofs
-         Manage routing of galleys within food department
-         Write sidebars, hednotes, and other copy, as requested
 
Requirements:
-         5+ years experience line-editing recipes for magazines/cookbooks to strict style
-         Strong writing skills; ability to adapt writing to brand’s personality
-         Incredible attention to detail and consistency
-         Ability to stay organized and on top of deadlines and keep others on deadline
-         Confidence to question choices made within recipes
-         Food background essential; culinary degree a plus
-         Proficiency in K4 software
-         Ability to work well independently and with a team
 
 
Conde Nast is home to some of the world’s most celebrated media brands. In the United States, Conde Nast publishes 18 consumer magazines, four business-to-business publications, 27 websites, and more than 50 apps for mobile and tablet devices, all of which define excellence in their categories. The company also owns Fairchild Fashion Media (FFM), whose portfolio of brands serves as the leading source of news and analysis for the global fashion community. Conde Nast has won more National Magazine Awards over the past ten years than all of its competitors combined. Visit CondeNast.com and follow us on Twitter @CondeNastCorp and @CondeNastCareer.
 
Conde Nast is an equal opportunity workplace.
Duties and responsibilities may be adjusted based on years of experience.
Salary is also commensurate with experience.
 

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