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Editor- Architect

Job Location US-Remote
Posted Date 3 months ago(10/27/2022 11:49 AM)
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Editor, Architect Magazine
Remote | Full Time


Zonda is redefining the future of housing. We are perfectly placed in the heart of the fast-growing real estate industry. We are making big bets on the future of real-estate, trailblazing a 2030 vision for the industry. 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  Editor evolve and expand our team. Zonda looks for people who can grow, think, dream, and create. When you join our team, you’ll be in a unique position to make a change with every project. You’ll use your full range of skills to build great experiences. You’ll be supported with the necessary tools, and you'll be working with an awesome and like-minded team. Our teams are innovative, diverse, multidisciplinary, and collaborative - all working to build the future of housing.


Zonda is seeking a smart, savvy, and collaborative Editor to cover architecture and design for ARCHITECT magazine, the leading authority on the future of architecture and design for commercial and residential design professionals who are shaping the world into a healthier, more sustainable, and more equitable place for all. The Senior Editor will be responsible for writing, commissioning, and editing original print and online stories on firm projects, design trends, and people. The Senior Editor should be adept at reporting, executing short- and long-term columns, and cultivating a network of sources.


Primary responsibilities include:

  • Understanding and identifying broad themes and ongoing developments in architectural and design practices
  • Pitching, reporting, writing, and editing original stories related to design in many formats, including short- and long-form, monthly columns, Q+As, and breaking news stories
  • Becoming a credible voice of the architecture and design community
  • Managing and supporting special editorial projects and competitions
  • Generating a source contact list of architects, designers, business leaders, and media/public relations representatives
  • Curating third-party content that engages the audience and supports brand initiatives
  • Identifying and managing freelance writers
  • Traveling to and covering industry events, networking meetings, trade shows, and conferences, both domestic and overseas


Qualified candidates should possess the following education and skills:

  • Three to Five (3-5) years of reporting and editorial experience
  • Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent, in English, communications, journalism, or architecture and design
  • Strong sense of professionalism
  • Self-starter but also team-oriented
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite (e.g., InCopy), and website content management systems
  • Thoughtful and active presence on social media
  • Familiarity with SEO and web analytics
  • Knowledge of AP Style preferred
  • Curiosity and interest in architecture and design preferred


Please include a cover letter, resume, and links or PDFs to three published clips with your application.

Why Zonda
  • 401K and competitive benefits
  • Education benefits & growth training
  • Work from home culture
  • New tools and hardware
  • A vast new network outside of design
  • Extensive benefit package
  • Time off: PTO, 12 Paid holidays, short days, parent friendly

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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