Dwell has been a champion and purveyor of good design for over 19 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 & CEO

Features Editor
Dwell's Features Editor will conceive and oversee content across all of Dwell’s platforms, leading the team in developing packages that span print, video, and social media. In addition to editing feature articles, profiles, trend reports, and other content, the Features Editor will also contribute to refining editorial processes, building a stable of contributors, and maintaining a strong voice and a high standard for editorial excellence. This is a full-time position located in Dwell's New York office.

About You

  • Bachelor of Arts, preferably in English, Journalism, Communications, or other relevant academic field
  • Five+ years experience with a consumer publication or equivalent
  • Exemplary writing, editing, and proofreading abilities
  • Demonstrated ability to develop creative story packages across media
  • Knowledge of and passion for all things architecture and design
  • Excellent organization and time management skills
  • Strong knowledge of content management systems, publishing software, and productivity tools
  • Demonstrated knowledge of social media platforms
  • Knowledge of AP style
  • Knowledge of video editing software and processes
  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite
  • Ability to manage and thrive in a dynamic environment

You Will

  • Collaborate with Editor-in-Chief and cross-function teams to determine article themes for upcoming publications
  • Develop and expedite content development while ensuring content quality
  • Work with relevant departments to conceptualize packaging, layouts, and distribution strategies for print and digital stories
  • Maintain pulse on design trends for relevant story ideas
  • Ensure adherence to style guides and editorial standards across platforms
  • Assign and author stories
  • Represent the brand through public appearances and speaking engagements; attend selected press events, openings, and trade shows
  • Mentor junior editors and team members

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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