Renowned Food Writer
Well-known food critic/novelist/magazine writer with office in West 70’s needs a Personal Assistant on a part-time basis. The position is a mixture of administrative and editorial tasks. He or she will be asked to handle files, appointments, phones, organization of office, liaison with charity, shopping, paying bills – everything I would do myself if I had more time. However, there is also weekly copy editing, article uploading, photo editing, and the like involved. The assistant will have the opportunity to write original pieces, should they be so inclined.
Casual work atmosphere. 19 hours a week, hours flexible, but must be weekdays. Attention to details, good phone manner, knowledge of NYC, particularly the food scene, and computer skills (Mac/Word) are essential. Experience with Content Management Systems or SEO is a huge plus.
This is the perfect job for someone in school, needing an income to support a freelance life, or looking to gain experience in food writing.