Senior Editor, major women's lifestyle website

Santa Monica
Jul 23, 2013
Aug 22, 2013
Hiring Manager
Full Time
Are you a funny, voice-y writer with professional online media experience? We want to meet you. and its sister sites reach 12 million readers monthly. You've probably also seen our content on partner sites -- People, Yahoo! and The Today Show, to name a few. is The (with a capital T) health and beauty site that tells women the honest truth about what works (and what doesn't) in health, fitness, makeup, hair and skincare. You've heard the buzz about the database that's like for beauty product reviews? Yep, that's us too.

We're currently seeking a seasoned Senior Editor with the following background, skills, and experience:
- Journalism, with professional clips
- A funny, compelling and conversational writing style
- CMS, HTML, SEO knowledge
- Omniture, Google Analytics a plus
- Management experience a plus
- Copy editing a plus
- Note: Prior beauty/health experience is not required

The best candidate will have:
- A strong work ethic
- Laser attention to detail
- Organization skills bordering on hysterical

Every day we publish long-lead editorial features (think: how-to tutorials, cutting-edge beauty, health and fitness features) and newsy blog posts -- original, well-researched content that is produced in-house by editors. The senior editor pitches, writes, edits and oversees production, reporting to the Executive Editor. Our editorial team is first-rate -- opinionated, creative, bright, diverse. Our work atmosphere is fun and collaborative.

This is a full-time position in our Santa Monica office. Sorry, no telecommuting. No recruiters, please.

Please wow us with your clever cover letter. Links to 5 clips that demonstrate your mastery of writing and service, and resume. Thanks!

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