Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP; meredith.com) has been committed to service journalism for 115 years. Today, Meredith uses multiple distribution platforms — including broadcast television, print, digital, mobile and video — to provide consumers with content they desire and to deliver the messages of its advertising and marketing partners.
Meredith's National Media Group reaches nearly 200 million unduplicated American consumers every month, including 85 percent of U.S. Millennial women. Meredith is a leader in creating content across media platforms and life stages in key consumer interest areas such as celebrity, food, lifestyle, home, parenting, beauty, fashion, news and sports. Meredith also features robust brand licensing activities including more than 3,000 SKUs of branded products at 5,000 Walmart stores across the U.S. and at walmart.com.
Meredith's Local Media Group includes 17 television stations reaching more than 11 percent of U.S. households. Meredith's portfolio is concentrated in large, fast-growing markets, with seven stations in the nation's Top 25 and 13 in Top 50 markets. Meredith's stations produce 700 hours of local news and entertainment content each week, and operate leading local digital destinations.
Under the direction of the MyRecipes.com Editor, the Assistant Editor will manage site channels, plan and execute newsletters, schedule and write for all social media channels, handle site production needs, pitch and write daily articles for the site, edit other writers’ articles, and post videos to the site. The assistant editor will be responsible for helping to oversee that all day-to-day editorial operations run smoothly and will also be expected to contribute to big picture planning and directives for the brand and its growth.
Write and edit articles for the site.
Plan and build newsletters and monitor their performance.
Perform site production (update existing content, build new recipe galleries, build and update layout pages, etc.).
Experienced: You have at least 1-2 years editorial experience working for a media outlet and hands-on experience working specifically in digital; you also have experience editing others’ writing and are fluent in writing for social media.
Knowledgeable: You have extensive knowledge relating to food and cooking; hands-on cooking and recipe development skills are a plus.
Collaborative: You have a collaborative, creative work style and strong communication skills.
Customer Focused: You are dedicated to surpassing the expectations of our readers.
Results Oriented: You have the ability to multitask and perform meticulous work under tight deadlines.