Curbed Miami Editor Worldwide

Company: Vox Media

Vox Media employees thrive on innovation and change while ambitiously seeking to master their subject areas, hone their craft, and improve their communities. We help smart, talented, creative professionals make a meaningful impact in media, technology and the world around them. The Vox Media house of brands includes industry-leading media forces like SB Nation, Eater, The Verge, Vox, Curbed, Recode, Racked and Polygon, and reaches an audience of hundreds of millions, generating over a billion content views each month.

Curbed Miami is seeking a dedicated, proactive, part-time editor to run its daily editorial operations. The ideal candidate will be passionate about all things Miami, particularly as it relates to the areas of Curbed’s expertise on the city around us: architecture and design, real estate, history, and development.

What you’ll do:

The Editor will be responsible for producing coverage on the site, as well as identifying trends and new opportunities for coverage. The right candidate will be a strategic thinker who is enthusiastic about breaking news and finding scoops; they’ll also be a quick, clean writer/editor who is comfortable producing both quick-hit news stories and in-depth features.

Familiarity with mainstream social platforms (namely Facebook and Twitter), along with SEO best practices, is crucial. Established contacts within Miami’s design, real estate, and development worlds are a bonus.

Requirements:

  • The ability to write clean copy and edit to Curbed’s style guide
  • Strong attention to detail
  • The ability to work independently, with support and input from editors and colleagues
  • A creative, collaborative spirit
  • Ability to jump on breaking news as it happens
  • Must be based in Miami

To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter, three clips, and a link to any online presences that you're provide of—e.g. your Twitter account or a personal blog.

About Vox Media
Vox Media builds smart media brands people love, empowering trusted digital voices with proprietary technology to create and distribute stories to an audience of hundreds of millions of young adults worldwide. Vox Media is eight distinct brands: The Verge (Technology and Culture), Vox (General News), SB Nation (Sports), Eater (Food and Nightlife), Polygon (Gaming), Racked (Shopping, Beauty and Fashion), Curbed (Cities and Home), and Recode (Technology and Business).

Vox Media is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and everyone is encouraged to apply. Vox Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.

Vacancy page : http://boards.greenhouse.io/voxmedia/jobs/1195881?gh_jid=1195881

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