Dwell has been a champion and purveyor of good design for over 15 years. Our strength is in identifying and exploring design concepts that are idea-driven, modern, and sensitive to social and physical surroundings. Our success lies with helping our community foster their own understanding of design principles and how it can transform lives. Through a rapidly expanding offering of media platforms, Dwell inspires its community with smart and thoughtful ideas for modern living. 

“The mission of Dwell Media is to illustrate how innovative design is vital to our culture, and can provide a unique sense of authenticity, beauty, and fulfillment to our lives. Design is a philosophy that can be individually interpreted to better one’s connection to the world.” 
Lara Deam, Dwell Founder

Associate Editor
Dwell is looking for an enthusiastic and bright self-starter to join our print and digital creative team in New York. The Associate Editor will work closely with the photo, art, and editorial departments to manage and oversee day-to-day operations, striving to enhance the company’s presence across all platforms, in addition to editing front-of-book print pieces and writing feature articles. The ideal candidate will have a proven interest in design, a background in print and/or online publishing and a keen interest in the future digital landscape. Close attention to detail; excellent writing, proofreading, and editing skills; and an ability to multitask are essential.

About You

  • Bachelor of Arts, preferably in English or Journalism 
  • Two+ years experience in print or online publishing
  • Experience using content management systems 
  • Demonstrated knowledge of social media platforms 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and InCopy/InDesign 
  • Knowledge of Chicago Manual of Style and AP Style
  • Knowledge of Photoshop and/or video editing software preferred 

You Will

  • Write, assign, and edit features and departments 
  • Work on complementary digital content, troubleshooting, and new ideas
  • Maintain a cohesive editorial voice throughout all of Dwell’s channels 
  • Strategize new concepts for increasing community engagement and traffic 
  • Report on emerging trends, up-and-coming designers, and industry innovation

To Apply
To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and links to 2-3 examples of your published work.  

This is a non-management position

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