Freelance Bilingual English/Mandarin editor

Posted On: March 18, 2015


Media Organization: The Real Deal

Company Description

Considered the bible of New York City real estate, The Real Deal has become mandatory reading for everyone in the industry. Since 2003, TRD has provided up-to-the-minute industry news and in-depth reports and profiles in our 60,000-circulation monthly magazine and on, which receives more than 1 million unique visitors per month. Our content is available across multiple platforms, including a mobile app available to iPhone, iPad and Android users alike.

The Real Deal has been repeatedly recognized for its journalism prowess, receiving the Society of American Business Editors and Writers’ 2013 award for general excellence and awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors for “Best Commercial Trade Magazine,” “Best Residential Trade Magazine,” and “Best Web Site Solely Devoted to Residential, Commercial or Financial Real Estate and/or Home Design.”

Job Description

The Real Deal, the leading publication covering the New York City and South Florida real estate markets, is looking for an editor to help us syndicate our content in China in advance of a large event we are doing in Shanghai this September.

The editor will select articles written by The Real Deal staff that would be of interest to a Chinese audience involved in the real estate industry -- whether they are brokers or bankers or homeseekers -- and both translate and rewrite the pieces to maximize their usefulness for that audience. The content will then be distributed in China through various media partnerships The Real Deal has developed.

We are looking for an experienced writer with knowledge of the real estate industry who is fluent in both English and Mandarin. This position is based in New York.

To Apply

Please send cover letter, resume and three pertinent clips to with "China editor" in the subject line.