Digital Editor, Farm Flavor Media
Do you spend a lot of your time thinking about food? So do we! In fact, that’s kind of our thing.
Farm Flavor Media is an agribusiness content company focusing on connecting the world, largely an audience generations removed from farming, with the importance of agriculture through interesting, engaging stories about the food we eat, the farm products we use and the farmers who make it all possible.
Our content and marketing team is hiring a Digital Editor to help us take our content to the next level through writing, editing and marketing. We’re looking for someone to create engaging original stories, edit and enhance existing articles, and market this content through social media and other digital outreach efforts.
Author 2-3 original posts per week on FarmFlavor.com
Populate print content to the website, editing and optimizing for a digital audience
Edit, enhance, repurpose and curate existing content
Serve as copy editor for Farm Flavor Media print and digital projects
Write stories for FFM’s state ag guides and rural lifestyle publications
Develop a digital content strategy and editorial calendar through collaboration with senior editors
Edit existing content to maintain tone and brand consistency
Contribute to the evolution of the Farm Flavor voice and tone
Develop marketing strategy for digital content, especially original posts
Implement email campaigns with email marketing tools
Collaborate on social media efforts
Reach out to story subjects, relevant outlets when content publishes
Be willing to put up with a lot of agriculture puns (we can be quite, um, corny)
College degree in communications, journalism, English, PR, marketing or related field
Minimum 5 years relevant work experience
Experience writing for an online audience
Strong copy editing and proofreading skills (primarily AP Style)
Web content management experience (WordPress or similar)
Working knowledge of digital marketing, such as social media and email campaign management
Basic understanding of Google Analytics, Facebook Insights and other metrics
Superb organization and attention to detail
Working knowledge of agriculture industry a plus
This is a full-time position located in Franklin, Tennessee.
Email cover letter, resume and writing samples/portfolio to Jessy Yancey at email@example.com. Please include “Digital Editor” in the subject line.
Farm Flavor Media is a division of Journal Communications, which is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is our policy to prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, gender, physical or mental disability, veteran-status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.