Outside Online Is Hiring

Apr 30, 2012
Outside Magazine

America's leading active-lifestyle and adventure-travel magazine is looking for a new assistant or associate editor to join its growing online team. Think you have what it takes? Apply now.


Are you passionate about compelling digital content and audience development? Interested in the fast-paced, dynamic, challenging world of online news and information? Outside magazine, America's leading active-lifestyle and adventure-travel magazine dedicated to covering the sports, people, places, adventures, discoveries, health and fitness, gear and apparel, trends, and events that define the active lifestyle, is hiring an online editor for its growing team. This full-time position with benefits is based at Mariah Media/Outside editorial headquarters in downtown Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Responsibilities include: Conceiving innovative ways of covering the world outside and generating ideas for ongoing features and special editorial packages; recruiting new contributors for Outside Online; writing, editing and producing stories before publication; working with Outside's growing stable of industry experts and bloggers; and further developing Outside's News From the Field aggregation feature.

The ideal candidate: Can spot talent, build and manage a team, and operate independently; has significant experience or familiarity with digital media—assigning, producing, writing, and editing stories for the Web—and the tools and programs used to create it; has strong organizational and project management skills; has a proven ability to work under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment; and has a deep understanding of how to attract and engage a digital audience including, but not limited to, using social media, third-party aggregators, search, and content partners.

To apply, please email a resume and cover letter, including immediate impressions of and ideas for improving Outside Online, to digital editorial director Nicholas Jackson (njackson [at] outsidemag.com).

Outside is America’s leading active lifestyle magazine, with over two million readers a month. For more than 30 years, the magazine has covered travel, sports, adventure, health, and fitness, as well as the personalities, the environment, and the style and culture of the world outside. Along with receiving many other accolades, Outside is the only magazine to win three consecutive National Magazine Awards for General Excellence. Visit the magazine online at http://www.outsideonline.com.

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