Island and Spice
Island and Spice
Caribbean Cuisine and Living
 

Work With Us

At Island and Spice Magazine, we present a more well-rounded picture of the Caribbean food experience by
celebrating the chefs who are looking for new and fresh ways to cultivate the rich flavors from the region.
Our team is comprised of elite journalists and photojournalists from around the world.
Our office is based in New York City.

We are currently hiring: Copy Editors | Social Media Producers | Photographers

 
 
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COPY EDITORS

Island and Spice Magazine is looking for freelance copy editors to join our team. We are seeking freelance copy editors who are masters with words, grammar and fact-checking. This position will work closely with the managing editor to copy edit articles, recipes, newsletters and branded content. They will also assist in writing headlines, summaries and social media copy.

  • Five plus years of experience copy editing in an editorial role at a website, newspaper or magazine

  • Familiarity with Caribbean history, the region and the food is preferred but not necessary

We offer competitive rates.

To apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume to editor@islandandspice.com.

 

 

SOCIAL MEDIA PRODUCERS

Are you an Instagram pro? Do you mess with Twitter every once in a while? Are you on top of all the hashtag-ery of the moment?

Island and Spice Magazine is hiring a team of freelance Social Media Producers to create fresh, quality and thought-provoking content for audiences on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

We’d like to round out our team with producers who can create content that is inline with the company’s goals for growth and reach. Producers will need to be comfortable with pitching ideas to the editorial team and open to receiving constructive feedback.

  • Demonstrated experience in Adobe tools like Premiere Pro, InDesign and Photoshop.

  • Must have great writing and communication skills

  • Must be able to work well independently

  • Proven skill producing social-first, cross-platform content using everything from videos, photos, infographics, motion graphics, gifs

  • Familiarity with Caribbean history, the region and the food is preferred but not necessary

We offer competitive rates.

To apply: Please submit a cover letter, resume, links to active social media accounts you currently manage and five examples of effective posts you created to editor@islandandspice.com.

 

 

Photographers

Island and Spice Magazine works with a team of freelance photographers and photojournalists to cover the Caribbean diaspora. Photographers work closely with the managing editor to create captivating and fresh images for our digital publication.

Photographers must have excellent communication skills and be able to work with the editorial team in order to understand, craft and execute a cohesive vision. Photographers must also have strong visual storytelling skills.

  • Demonstrated news judgment and photography experience

  • Five or more years in food photography

  • Eight+ years working with a news organization, magazine or online publication

  • Familiarity with Caribbean history, the region and the food is preferred but not necessary

We offer competitive rates.

To apply: Submit a cover letter, resume and relevant examples of your work to editor@islandandspice.com.