Editorial Assistant, New York Office, Wine Spectator

January 18, 2022
New York, NY

Wine Spectator seeks an editorial assistant to work on both the digital and print arms of the publication. This is an entry-level position, including some administrative duties, with the main focus on helping to produce content for the website, e-mail newsletters and social media platforms. With experience and initiative, the role will include reporting and writing news and short features for both digital and print.

Candidates should have a passion for wine and either an educational background in journalism/communications or some experience in publishing in a digital or print environment. Attention to detail, good communication skills, the ability to handle daily deadlines and a strong work ethic are prerequisites. Some experience in proofreading and/or copyediting would be a plus.

Other pluses include experience with:

  • Email newsletter management
  • Web-based content management systems
  • Professional social media account management
  • Google Analytics or other analytics tools
  • Search engine optimization
  • Adobe InCopy
  • Working in restaurants or wine retail

Position is full-time and based in our New York City office; current arrangement is a hybrid of remote and in-office work.

Please e-mail cover letter and résumé to [email protected]