Senior Editor — Atlanta Magazine

Atlanta magazine is looking for an experienced, creative, highly motivated editor to oversee a broad range of duties in the magazine’s custom media division. This editor will plan, assign, write, and edit stories for Georgia Travel Guide, Southbound magazine, and additional titles. He or she will oversee stories, from short front-of-book pieces to 3,000-word features, from conception to proof.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

– Serving as editor of the Georgia Travel Guide, overseeing editorial content, working directly with members of the state’s tourism office, assigning and editing stories, writing content, and collaborating with the design director on visual presentation of features and departments
– Serving as executive editor of Southbound magazine, Atlanta magazine’s regional travel ancillary, generating compelling ideas for magazine features and departments, writing stories, and assigning and editing content for the print publication and website
– Serving as editor of additional custom or ancillary titles as needed, working with in-house editorial staff, contractors, and clients

Successful candidates will possess:
– Bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, or communications
– At least five years of experience writing or editing at a magazine or website
– Strong communications skills
– Strong time-management skills
– Strong interpersonal skills
– Ability to work collaboratively with other editors and art directors
– Familiarity with Southern travel and culture

If you are a qualified candidate and interested in this position, we encourage you to apply. Please email a cover letter and resume and to AMCMHR@atlantamagazine.com.