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Associate Editor, Bob Vila

Miami, FL, USA ● Virtual Req #19
Wednesday, August 2, 2023
About Us

Recurrent Ventures Inc. is an innovative digital media company that is challenging the media landscape with its proprietary approach. Its best-in-class brands like Popular Science, Domino, Outdoor Life, The Drive, Donut, Dwell, Task & Purpose and more, engage a combined audience of more than 60 million monthly visitors. Initially founded in 2018, the portfolio rapidly expanded and today we have more than 15 publishing brands across automotive, home, outdoors, science, technology, and military verticals. Recurrent Ventures is virtual first, with headquarters in Miami and offices in New York, San Diego, Los Angeles and San Francisco.
The Opportunity 

Recurrent Ventures is seeking an Associate Editor to join the Bob Vila team. is the online home of the #1 icon in home improvement, Bob Vila. From inspiration to how-to, this publication provides all one needs to know for the entire home improvement journey. The team strives to educate and offer ideas for all levels of homeowner knowledge and DIY skill set - and be the authority that their audience relies on time and time again. Stories span home, garden, and DIY niches, ranging from expert advice for starting a container garden to coverage of the latest real estate trends.

This role is responsible for pitching, editing, proofreading, and otherwise shepherding content through production, ensuring that it meets's quality standards and brand goals. 

The ideal candidate is proactive, flexible, and thrives in a fast-paced digital media environment. An appreciation for reliable service journalism (especially in home and lifestyle categories) is a plus.

Please note that the start date for this position will be in January 2024


  • Edit new and existing articles for accuracy, clarity, and style. 
  • Collaborate with internal teams and freelance contributors to ensure that each assignment fulfills its objective.
  • Stay up-to-date on news and trends in our niches and pitch relevant story ideas with a brand angle; occasionally research and write articles.
  • Assist with photo sourcing.
  • Use our content management system to fine-tune content before publishing.


  • A Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, Creative Writing, Communications, Marketing, or other related field is preferred. 
  • 2-3 years of experience in writing, publishing, digital media, journalism, or other related field.
  • Experience and/or personal interest in the home and garden category. 
  • Strong writing and editing skills.
  • Proficiency in SEO best practices.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Comfort using content management systems and digital publishing tools.
  • Ability to work effectively under tight deadlines and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • A passion for journalism, storytelling, and engaging content.

Benefits & Perks

  • Medical, dental, vision & life insurance
  • Fitness Reimbursement 
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Remote - work from anywhere!
  • Parental leave
  • Matching 401k
  • Equity package

Hiring & Equal Opportunity Statement: 
Recurrent Ventures provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type with regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, color, religion, age, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic or affiliation protected by federal, state or local laws. With a number of our media brands reporting on the military, veterans’ affairs, and topics facing the active military community, we are very supportive of veterans’ activities and highly encourage this community to apply. 

Other details

  • Job Family Editorial
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Travel Required No
Location on Google Maps
  • Miami, FL, USA
  • Virtual