Editorial Development Director

Location: Remote
Employment Type: Full Time
Date posted: 03/17/2021

Job Details:

The Real Deal is seeking a full-time editor to help expand our coverage of real estate news, with a focus beyond on current major markets of New York, South Florida and Los Angeles. As Editorial Development Director for The Real Deal, you will focus on building out coverage in key new cities, hiring and training editorial teams to deliver influential, market-moving news to an audience of real estate insiders, investors, and professionals.

Job duties:

  • Working with The Real Deal’s senior editors to understand the company’s editorial mission goals, processes, and systems.
  • Identifying, hiring and training reporters in new markets.
  • Editing breaking news and long-form stories to The Real Deal’s standards and eventually training other editors to do the same.
  • Identifying opportunities in other cities by understanding The Real Deal’s readership and audience analytics as well as being able to dissect local demographic and other relevant information.

Who We Are:

The Real Deal is the largest real-estate news outlet in the US, reaching millions of professionals daily through our media channels. We have received 60+ awards for editorial excellence over the past six years, including the General Excellence award from the Society of Business Writers and Editors.

Quantcast rates us among the 300-most visited sites in the US and the website with the wealthiest audience and one of the most educated.

As a publication, The Real Deal is to real estate what Variety is to entertainment or what Politico is to Beltway politics – a plugged-in news outlet that is read by the entire industry.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We partner with our employees to support diversity and inclusion in the workplace and through higher education programs supporting rising journalists.

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