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Dotdash Meredith Lifestyle Editor, Real Simple in Liberty, New York

Job Title

Lifestyle Editor, Real Simple

Job Description

Job Summary is looking for a hardworking Lifestyle Editor to produce smart, engaging, digital-first lifestyle content across Real Simple's platforms. The primary function of this role will be to pitch, write, assign, and edit traffic-driving lifestyle content covering Health (with a focus on nutrition and sleep), Home, Food, and Beauty. The Lifestyle Editor will report to the Associate Editorial Director and will work collaboratively with the social, commerce, newsletter, video, and sales teams. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of SEO best practices and is adept at writing both quick news stories and thoroughly reported pieces.

Essential Job Functions

  • Pitch, write or assign, build, and edit evergreen Lifestyle content for
  • Pitch and write timely News stories covering the latest nutrition health studies, home industry news, and seasonal trends.
  • Update existing content on following the latest SEO best practices.
  • Use analytics to track performance and inform future stories,
  • Work on editorial sponsored content as needed.
  • Participate in cross-platform videos as needed.

Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements|

3+ years of experience writing and editing, preferably within digital media

Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Thorough understanding of SEO best practices.
  • Familiarity with analytics platforms and keyword research tools (such as Google Analytics and Semrush), as well as content management systems.
  • Proven ability to make data-informed content decisions.
  • Proactive time management skills and a flexible approach to shifting priorities.
  • An understanding of Real Simple's practical, problem-solving approach to Lifestyle content.

It is the policy of Dotdash Meredith to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, the Company will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.Accommodation requests can be made by emailing .

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Pay Range

Salary: $62,400 - $72,700

The pay range above represents the anticipated low and high end of the pay range for this position and may change in the future. Actual pay may vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to work location, experience, and performance. The range listed is just one component of Dotdash Meredith's total compensation package for employees. Other compensation may include annual bonuses, and short- and long-term incentives.In addition,Dotdash Meredith provides to employees (and their eligible family members) a variety of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, prescription drug coverage, unlimited paid time off (PTO), adoption or surrogate assistance, donation matching, tuition reimbursement, basic life insurance, basic accidental death & dismemberment, supplemental life insurance, supplemental accident insurance, commuter benefits, short term and long term disability, health savings and flexible spending accounts, family care benefits, a generous 401K savings plan with a company match program, 10-12 paid holidays annually, and generous paid parental leave (birthing and non-birthing parents), all of which may vary depending on the specific nature of your employment with Dotdash Meredith and your work location. We also offer voluntary benefits such as pet insurance, accident, critical and hospital indemnity health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance.


Minimum Salary: 62400.00 Maximum Salary: 72700.00 Salary Unit: Yearly