Editorial Director at Keller Williams Realty International

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What you’ll be called: Editorial Director

Where you’ll work: KWRI Headquarters—Austin, TX

Named a Happiest Company to Work for in 2019; one of the Best Places to Work in Austin, TX; and featured on the Training Magazine Training 125 list seven times, Keller Williams Realty International (KWRI) thrives within a creative and collaborative culture where transforming the real estate industry through technology is our primary goal.

What you’ll do:

Manage the business, marketing and operations for the KW Publishing Division, leading book projects from concept to manuscript in collaboration with a team of writers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage and develop a team of writers and researchers to create best in class books, ensuring all team members have the tools and guidance to do their best work.
  • Oversee the daily operations, controlling schedules, project outlines and enforcing editorial deadlines.
  • Partner with publishers to develop marketing and PR strategies for book launch and distribution.
  • Develop and oversee editorial strategy.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, English, Marketing or related field or equivalent experience.
  • 10 or more years of writing and/or editing experience.
  • 4 or more years of management experience.
  • Proficient in MS office and Google Suite.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Journalism, English, Marketing or related field.
  • Experience negotiating publishing contracts.
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong editorial skills.

Who are we?

Keller Williams Realty Inc. is the largest real estate company by agent count across the globe and is number one in units and volume in the United States. Founded in 1983, we pride ourselves on an agent-centric, technology-driven and education-based culture that rewards agents as stakeholders. Keller Williams Realty International (KWRI), is the company’s corporate headquarters located in Austin, TX. Here, through a focus on cutting edge technology, education, and products and services, we support our agents and associates to create careers worth having, businesses worth owning, lives worth living, experiences worth giving and legacies worth leaving.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


We're driving growth and innovation at the global headquarters
of the world's largest real estate franchise company!

When you join KWRI, you join a diverse team of passionate professionals who are redefining the global real estate industry. We support and innovate on behalf of over 170,000 Keller Williams real estate professionals worldwide.

We are writers, coaches, developers, designers, accountants, filmmakers, planners, lawyers and philanthropists. Each of us are trailblazers with the incredible opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the direction of this fast-growing company.

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