Senior Editor

Location
Des Moines
Posted
Apr 22, 2014
Closes
May 22, 2014
Contact
Emily Lyons
Category
Publishing
Duration
Full Time
Do you love digging in the soil and digging into a story to share helpful advice with other gardeners? When you visit gardens, do you know every plants name – both common and botanical? You may be the perfect addition to Garden Gate’s editorial team!

At Garden Gate, you’d:
•Propose, research and write about interesting garden topics in easy-to-access formats
•Edit your own work and your peers’ work
•Work with our creative design staff to secure art and photography
•Travel to gardens and cities to coordinate photo shoots a few times a year

The ideal candidate has these passions and talents:
•The ability to work on many different projects and platforms at the same time with minimal supervision
•A skill for clearly and enthusiastically pitching an idea, then working with different departments to turn that idea into a well-thought-out and well-planned story
•Previous garden magazine experience
•A strong background in gardening (Landscape design training and experience a plus)
•A degree in horticulture and/or journalism
•Experience translating print content to digital media
•InDesign skills

The salary and title for this position will be based on a candidate’s experience and skills.

If you’re interested in joining our team, please send a cover letter, resume, writing samples and salary requirements to:

August Home Publishing
Human Resources
2200 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312

professionals@augusthome.com
www.augusthome.com

August Home Publishing is an equal opportunity employer

If you’re interested in joining our team, please send a cover letter, resume, writing samples and salary requirements to:

August Home Publishing
Human Resources
2200 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312

professionals@augusthome.com
www.augusthome.com

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