Vox Media is hiring an

Editor, Eater New York

New York, United States

We're looking for a reporter, editor, and people manager to lead the charge at Eater New York. This individual should excel in a fast-paced environment, have a broad knowledge of the New York dining and food scene, and be able to write quickly, accurately, and in a confident voice. The reporter will be responsible for breaking original news and overseeing all other members of the Eater New York staff.

Responsibilities

  • Lead, inspire, and organize the Eater New York team to greatness
  • Perpetuate the highest standards of journalism, including original and reported news on the Eater New York home page
  • Write the highest profile news coverage, as well as longer-form original maps and guides
  • Promote content via social channels, a daily newsletter, and other professional connections
  • Maintain a wide network of sources both inside and outside major New York restaurant brands
  • Collaborate with other Eater teams as needed

Requirements

  • Experience writing and editing news content
  • Excellent organizational skills, focus, and the ability to work independently
  • Demonstrated excellence as a people manager
  • Social media prowess, particularly with Facebook and Twitter
  • A passion for and knowledge of the New York restaurant scene
  • A working knowledge of photo editing, photography, and familiarity with content management systems
  • A competitive streak — you delight in scooping the competition
  • A critical, seasoned editorial eye for storytelling in any medium
  • Impeccable grammar and attention to detail with an eye toward clean copy

About Vox Media:

Vox Media is a technology-driven media company. Using our modern media platform Chorus, we develop the highest quality content, conversations, and applications for a monthly audience of over 70 million passionate people around the world. As one of the fastest growing online publishers, we own and operate brands in six distinct categories: Vox.com in news, SB Nation in sports, The Verge in tech and culture, Polygon in gaming, Curbed in design and real estate, Eater in dining and nightlife, and Racked in shopping and fashion.

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.