Outside Magazine Is Hiring an Assistant Editor

America's leading active-lifestyle and adventure-travel magazine is looking for an assistant editor to join its print team. Think you have what it takes? Apply now.


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 assistant editor. This full-time position with benefits is based at Mariah Media/Outside editorial headquarters in downtown Santa Fe, New Mexico.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: Factchecking monthly department stories and longform feature stories; assisting writers and editors with additional reporting assignments; monthly research projects; contributing timely story ideas; and a willingness to jump in for whatever day-to-day tasks are required to ensure the magazine closes on time each month.

QUALIFICATIONS: At least one year of demonstrated experience working at a magazine, online magazine, or newspaper. Ideal candidates will have factchecking experience at a national magazine.

ABOUT OUTSIDEOutside 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

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to research editor Ryan Krogh at jobs [at]

Our mission to inspire readers to get outside has never been more critical. In recent years, Outside Online has reported on groundbreaking research linking time in nature to improved mental and physical health, and we’ve kept you informed about the unprecedented threats to America’s public lands. Our rigorous coverage helps spark important debates about wellness and travel and adventure, and it provides readers an accessible gateway to new outdoor passions. Time outside is essential—and we can help you make the most of it. Making a financial contribution to Outside Online only takes a few minutes and will ensure we can continue supplying the trailblazing, informative journalism that readers like you depend on. We hope you’ll support us. Thank you.
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