Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP) (www.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 175 million unduplicated American consumers every month, including 80 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 and fashion. Meredith also features robust brand licensing activities, including more than 3,000 SKUs of branded products at 4,000 Walmart stores across the U.S., and The Foundry, the company's state-of-the-art creative lab and content studio. Meredith's Local Media Group includes 17 television stations reaching more than 11 percent of U.S. households.
Southern Living is seeking a talented editor with a sharp eye to be its new Senior Style Editor. The person will have an obsession with Southern culture, a passion for creating beautiful things, and a desire to conceptualize and execute editorial ideas that provide inspiration and service to our audience.
Oversee the market department for the brand. You will constantly be on the hunt for new, vintage, and Southern-made products
Guide the overall aesthetic of the brand
Dream up unique cover concepts and themes
Produce and style photo shoots in studio and on location
Be hands-on, relentlessly positive, and eager to execute ideas
Scout homes and locations across the South
Be willing to represent the brand at trade shows, photo shoots, panel discussions, and other necessary brand events
5+ years experience covering the lifestyle market for a leading media brand (print or digital)
A passion for Southern lifestyle content, which includes interiors, gardens, holidays, entertaining, food, travel, beauty, and fashion
An understanding of and deep appreciation for Southern culture and style
The ability to work collaboratively and efficiently under pressure
A strong network of designers, stylists, and tastemakers to call on as needed
Experience being on and off set producing columns, features, and covers (no job is too big or too small)
Interest and experience in video, digital, and new ways to bring the brand to life across platforms