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Associate Editor

Job Location US-DC-Washington | US-ID-Boise
Posted Date 2 months ago(10/19/2021 3:01 PM)
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Associate Editor, Builder and Multifamily Executive (MFE)



Zonda is redefining the future of housing. Here at Zonda, you’ll be able to use your passion and curiosity to drive the next generation of real estate analysts, advisors, and technologists.

Zonda is looking for a passionate associate editor to evolve and expand our team, focused on our Builder and Multifamily Executive brands. The associate editor will be responsible for creating content and executing special projects. You’ll use your full range of skills to learn about the housing industry, craft well-reported content, and develop a network of sources. Our teams are innovative, diverse, multidisciplinary, and collaborative - all working to build the future of housing.


Major responsibilities and related duties include:

  • Creation of new content and identification of third-party content that engages our audiences, drives web traffic, and supports brand initiatives
  • Understanding of broad themes and ongoing events/developments in the residential construction and multifamily industries
  • Engagement with respective audiences and promotion of content on platforms including Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn
  • Management (with direction from other editors) of special editorial projects
  • Contribution of story ideas and leads to produce quality content during staff meetings
  • Research, reporting, and writing of daily, weekly, and monthly content for our websites and print issues
  • Development of a source contact base to include builders, developers, industry experts, owners, technology partners, and consultants 
  • Participation in quality management/proofing of print and digital content 
  • Coverage of internal and external industry events, including possible participation and/or travel
    Development of a credible “voice” via frequent, sustainable commentary and curated content

Qualified candidates should possess the following skills and education:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in English or Journalism
  • Minimum three (3) years of editorial experience
  • Demonstrated research and writing skills
  • Ability to multitask and manage several projects and deadlines simultaneously
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong sense of professionalism
  • Proficiency in Adobe InCopy and a content management system
  • Familiarity with social media platforms including (but not limited to) Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn
  • General interest in the housing, residential construction, and real estate industries
  • Experience with podcasts and/or video production/editing welcome

About Us

Zonda provides data-driven housing market solutions to the homebuilding industry. From builders to building product manufacturers, mortgage clients, and multifamily executives, we work hand-in-hand with our customers to streamline access to housing data to empower smarter decisions. As a leading brand in residential construction, our mission is to advance the home building industry, because we believe better homes mean better lives and stronger communities. Together, we are building the future of housing.


Zonda (formerly Hanley Wood | Meyers Research) is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. m/f/d/v


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