The English Home, Homes & Lifestyle Editor

The Chelsea Magazine Company Ltd
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Chelsea Magazine Company is an award-winning business with offices in four locations across the UK & US. This role is based in the Cheltenham office, though you will also be expected to attend occasional launches/events in London.

The English Home publishes UK and US editions, various supplements and the occasional bookazine, so the right candidate will be used to working to strict deadlines and cope well under pressure.

The English Home is looking for a Homes & Lifestyle Editor to join its dedicated, passionate and friendly editorial team, based in Cheltenham.

About the Homes & Lifestyle Editor:

The Homes & Lifestyle Editor plays a crucial role in the overall look, feel and success of the magazine. The English Home is renowned for its elegant and inspiring interiors shoots and you will be responsible for commissioning these features.

You will have both an innate sense of what constitutes a quintessentially English home and unfailingly good taste. You will be able to sift through the many submissions that are sent directly to the team, plus have the necessary skills and contacts to commission or source, style and write house features yourself.

An excellent level of communication with stylists/photographers and writers is required, as is the ability to build and nurture relationships with key design houses, attending showrooms and press events.

In addition, you will also be required to write general interiors and lifestyle features for both the printed edition and the website.

Requirements of the Homes & Lifestyle Editor:

  • At least 2-3 years of experience on a relevant women’s lifestyle/home interest magazine, supplement or website.
  • An excellent contacts book full of stylists/photographers and writers.
  • The ability to build and nurture relationships with key design houses, and act as an ambassador for the magazine.   
  • The confidence, expereince and ability to work to strict deadlines and manage your time effectively.

If you feel that you meet the above criteria of the Home & Lifestyle Editor role then please apply by completing the application form below now!