Editor

We're looking for a full-time Editor to aid the production of assigned print and/or digital publications, under the direction of senior editorial staff.

ABOUT GREY DOG MEDIA:

Grey Dog is a fast-paced, yet relaxed publishing house located in West Des Moines, IA. We offer full-benefits and a competitive salary, with great opportunities for advancement within the company.

OUR WORK INCLUDES:

Hy-Vee Balance Magazine covers a variety of health and fitness related topics, and features celebrities and athletes such as Harrison Barnes, Mark Wahlberg, Laurie Hernandez and more.

Hy-Vee Seasons Magazine, a cuisine and lifestyle publication, covers kitchen prep and technique, Hy-Vee initiatives and over 30 recipes per issue, developed by our very own test kitchen staff.

Life:Beautiful, a women’s Christian lifestyle magazine, covers a variety of helpful topics with a Biblical perspective including craft projects, devotions, finance, health, home improvement, organization, travel, while featuring advice columnists such as Joyce Meyer and Dave Ramsey.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in English, Journalism or related field
  • Experience: Minimum 3 years of editorial experience in publishing
  • Desire to work on a collaborative team with high standards
  • Ability to write, edit and/or produce assigned articles
  • Experience researching and sourcing editorial content
  • Detail oriented
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Expert understanding of English grammar
  • Familiarity with standard style guides, such as the AP and Chicago Manual
  • Highly motivated with ability to work in a deadline-driven environment
  • Positive attitude
  • Understanding of trends, timely stories and viral content
  • Skilled in using reference resources
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Ability to maintain a consistent writing style and proofread articles for grammatical errors, voice/tone and substance
  • Knowledge of cuisine, crafting, health and fitness related topics is a plus

Job Location: West Des Moines, Iowa
Position/Type: Full-Time/professional
Benefits: Medical/401K/LTD/Life Ins./PTO
Compensation: 50K-75K Dependent on Experience

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