Associate Editor, Travel + Leisure

Time Inc., New York, NY

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The job:

The Associate Editor at Travel + Leisure is heavily engaged with reporting and editing travel news and service content for print, digital, and social platforms. The ideal candidate should be a high-metabolism journalist equally at home with editing front-of-book content for the magazine and publishing daily posts and guides for travelandleisure.com.


You will:


  • Write and edit some of T+L’s core travel content, including material relating to hotels, airlines, travel agents, and more.
  • Contribute both stand-alone front-of-book magazine and be a part of the team that produces some of T+L’s regular franchises, such as World’s Best, It List, and Where To Go.
  • Produce daily content for the web, as well as work on longer-term digital projects, such as destination guides and new digital verticals.
  • Take regular desksides, attend industry events, and serve as an ambassador for the T+L brand.
  • Be an active participant in T+L’s social strategy, including contributing to Facebook Live, Instagram Stories, and Snapchat.
  • Contribute travel content to T+L’s sister brand, Departures.


You have:


  • Three to five years working at a national magazine or website. A mix of digital and print experience preferred, but candidates who have only digital experience should feel welcome to apply. Experience with lifestyle content is a must; fluency with travel content is a big plus.
  • Demonstrated track record in editing and writing high-volume, high-quality daily content, with news reporting experience a definite advantage.
  • A small rosters of news writers who can contribute regularly to both travelandleisure.com and to the print magazine front of book.
  • Background reporting and shaping content specifically for social platforms is not mandatory but helpful.
  • Experience producing guides and packages (for print or the web) is not mandatory but helpful.
  • On-camera experience is also a huge plus.


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