Associate Digital Editor

Location
New York City, New York (US)
Salary
Annual salary plus health, dental, and 401K
Posted
Feb 21, 2017
Closes
Mar 23, 2017
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

Best Life, the premier luxury lifestyle site for smart and sophisticated men, is looking for a talented staff writer/editor to join our fast-growing digital team and produce smart, timely, and compelling stories on a daily basis.  

The ideal candidate will be an ideas-driven self-starter who thrives at the speed of the web and can confidently write with a stylish, “men’s-magazine” voice. He or she will have a sharp eye for interesting, shareable stories across a wide range of men’s lifestyle topics, including health, wealth, corporate life, pop culture, style, food, fitness, gear, relationships, and travel.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

-Source and write up to 5 daily posts—a mix of great original reporting, lifestyle content, and news and social aggregation.

-Help build out Best Life’s social media presence across all platforms. 

-Be a one-person publishing outfit, sourcing photos and videos and posting directly to the site using our proprietary CMS.

-Use traffic data and social-media feedback to find new coverage areas, optimize performance, and maintain consistent growth.

 

Requirements:

-A passion for men’s lifestyle journalism.

-Minimum of 2 to 3 years of experience working for an editorial website, with a focus on editing, writing, and daily programming across various platforms.

-Strong writing, editing and photo research skills.

-Experience publishing in a CMS and using Photoshop.

-Knowledge of SEO practices.

-Understanding of social media platforms and online video.

 

About Us:

Owned and operated by Galvanized Media, Best Life is the premier luxury service brand for successful, health-minded men. It maintains a deeply devoted readership—as a print magazine from 2004 and 2012, it maintained a robust circulation of more than 500,000 copies-per-month, and routinely outsold competitors on newsstands—and it remains the industry leader when it comes to the latest stories, cutting-edge tips, and smarter-living advice on the topics that matter most to men in their prime.

Galvanized, the award-winning media company based in New York and staffed with industry professionals, works with ABC News, Meredith, Bonnier, American Media, and Random House to define the new era of healthy living via life-changing content. Galvanized owns and operates Best Life, Eat This, Not That!, and Zero Belly.

 

About Dave Zinczenko:

Galvanized’s founder and CEO is internationally recognized as the leading voice in health, fitness, nutrition and weight loss, and is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of 25 books in 15 languages, with more than 10 million books in print. Zinczenko created the Eat This, Not That! series and the Zero Belly Diet franchise, as well as The Abs Diet series and the 8-Hour Diet. He is also the Nutrition and Wellness Correspondent for ABC News.