Apartment Therapy Media is seeking a full-time Staff Writer to join the Kitchn Editorial team! The Staff Writer is responsible for some of the most important short-lead pieces on Kitchn each day, offering a strong take on the day’s culture and lifestyle news and trends in a way that cultivates the publication’s viewpoint and voice. This position will write across a broad selection of verticals and topics, including Culture, Home, and Food.
Write 2 to 6 pieces per day
Conceive, pitch, and execute short-lead culture and lifestyle stories centered around culture in general as well as food and life in the kitchen
Conduct interviews with experts and personalities of interest to Kitchn’s audience
Stay on top of latest trends through social media, industry contacts, and bloggers
Work on special projects, as needed
Work with Art and Video Teams to help produce stories with photography and videos
Monitor and respond to post performance to produce better pitches and content
2-3 years relevant experience writing for a digital company.
Strong, creative writer with an interest in food, culture, and design, and with an ability to write for Kitchn’s broad, diverse audience
Highly skilled in research, interviewing, and editing
Ability to balance multiple priorities, and to quickly adjust strategy and execution in the face of new information
Highly organized and detail-oriented in writing and organization
Experience in digital tools such as Slack, Google Analytics, and Parse.ly preferred