Time Inc. (NYSE:TIME) is a leading multi-platform consumer media company that engages over 170 million consumers globally every month. The company's influential brands include PEOPLE, TIME, FORTUNE, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED, INSTYLE, REAL SIMPLE, SOUTHERN LIVING and TRAVEL + LEISURE, as well as approximately 60 diverse international brands. Time Inc. offers marketers a differentiated proposition in the marketplace by combining its powerful brands, trusted content, audience scale, direct relationships with consumers and unique first-party data. The company is home to growing media and platforms, including digital video, OTT, television, licensing, paid products and services and celebrated live events, such as the TIME 100, FORTUNE Most Powerful Women, PEOPLE’s Sexiest Man Alive, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED’s Sportsperson of the Year, the ESSENCE Festival and the FOOD & WINE Classic in Aspen.
Real Simple is looking for a Deputy Editor to help direct coverage of home, organizing, and other lifestyle areas, and help us elevate the work we do on all platforms. You are a highly collaborative individual who is a natural communicator in person and on the page. We are willing to shape this job to fit the special skills and experience you bring.
Contribute ideas for and edit features and packages in print and digital
Top edit home coverage and other subjects areas as needed, including beauty, style, food, and features, in print and digital
Recruit top-flight writers as contributors to Real Simple and RealSimple.com
Work in conjunction with the edit and art teams to make an excellent editorial product
Work with Time Inc.’s book division to help produce Real Simple books and bookazines
Help execute our many off-page brand extensions, which may include events, licensing projects, awards, and more creative ideas that you help brainstorm
A leader: Your colleagues look up to you, and for good reason. You find pleasure in mentoring junior colleagues and take the freedom to develop ideas on your own terms in a fast-paced environment.
Self-starting. You are a logistical master who handles many tasks at once and approaches them with clinical precision. You have the ability to fully take charge of a project from conception to production.
Flexible. You can jump on on a same-day digital assignment but also think months ahead for a big print package, anticipating problems and suggesting solutions that will keep us on track.
Passionate about the brand. You understand the Real Simple audience and enjoy working with versatile content, including home, food, beauty, fashion, health, family, books, and personal essays. Oh, and you have great taste!
Connected. You have high-level contacts with influencers and contributors, particularly in the area of home design, renovation, gardening, and organizing.
A Platform Adventurer: The print magazine is just one piece of the brand. You have a desire to make great content not just for the magazine, but for the site, for videos, for podcasts, for apps, for VR, for whatever the future is.