Editorial Assistant

Posted On: March 20, 2018

Journalism Job

Media Organization: Elite Traveler

Company Description

Since its launch in 2001, Elite Traveler has been a market-leading guide and curator to the global luxury lifestyle of ultra-high-net-worth individuals. Reflecting the increasing globalization of private wealth, our experienced team of editors in both New York and London bring indispensable insights of the world’s best hotels and resorts, restaurants, experiences, fashion, watches, jewelry, travel and motoring to its readers. In features, Elite Traveler offers analysis and advice on the issues that specifically matter to living the private jet lifestyle.

Job Description

Elite Traveler is seeking a self-motivated editorial assistant to join our team in New York. The editorial assistant will assist the Luxury Editorial Director; copy edit and fact check articles; assist in magazine production; conduct story and image research; and represent Elite Traveler in meetings.

The ideal candidate is poised, energetic and collaborative, able to work independently, and has a sharp eye for detail. The position offers new opportunities and challenges every day, and covers luxury travel, private aviation, general lifestyle, fashion, watches and jewelry.

Key Responsibilities:
Assisting Luxury Editorial Director
Fact checking, copy editing, proofing and production assistance
Supporting story research: image sourcing, credit checks, research
Producing digital edition of magazine
Fashion assistance: shoot production, sample call ins, credit requests, check ins, on-set assistance, insurance coordination, sending messengers, handling shipping
Assisting in covering the market by attending meetings, press days and events
Handling trade show scheduling
Reporting and writing for print and online

Excellent grammar, spelling, writing and proofreading ability
Organized with strong multitasking and time-management skills
Able to work independently and manage competing priorities
Deep interest in travel and luxury lifestyle
Enthusiastic and outgoing personality
Impeccable phone manner and email tone
Live within commuting distance of New York City


To Apply

Please email cover letters and resumes to recruitment@elitetraveler.com with the subject Editorial Assistant Application.