Senior Editor

Outside is seeking a highly experienced editor who knows the outdoors and is tired of seeing the same outdoor stories. You are passionate about building an inclusive community of outdoor enthusiasts and motivating them to protect the public lands they play on. You create content that inspires and prepares them to pursue life-changing adventures. You know where the outdoors intersects with culture and style, and believe that even basic service should come with a sprinkling of fun. You will be responsible for the editorial direction, content planning and execution, and staff management for a new outdoor-recreation brand.



  • Guide the successful launch of the brand through content planning and curation
  • Lead a diverse team of highly skilled editorial and creative workers
  • Oversee content operations to keep production on time and within budget


  • Maintain an editorial strategy that is relevant to brand, culture, and community
  • Innovate outdoor service and lifestyle content that’s educational and inspirational
  • Work with the Outside leadership team to produce content that meets Outside’s standards and expectations
  • Create content that speaks to a diverse and highly engaged audience
  • Oversee content production while maintaining the highest standards of excellence
  • Assign and top-edit content across all platforms

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated success in creating and editing engaging, high-quality content, and generating creative ideas
  • Demonstrated expertise in the outdoor and adventure sports industries
  • Experience leading teams in digital content production
  • Demonstrated history of an innovative approach to using digital tools
  • Excellent editing skills, interpersonal skills, and the ability to lead a team

Colorado Jobs: Employees can expect to be paid a salary between $70,000 to $90,000. Additional compensation may include a bonus or commission. Other benefits include health care, vision, dental, retirement, Flexible Time Away, sick leave, and many more. The salary range displayed is specifically for those potential hires who will work or reside in the state of Colorado if selected for this role, and may vary based on market data/ranges, an applicant’s skills and prior relevant experience, certain degrees and certifications, and other relevant factors