FabSugar Editor

Location
New York
Posted
Oct 19, 2012
Closes
Nov 18, 2012
Contact
Ms. Mandy Harris
Category
Digital Media
Duration
Full Time
Sugar Inc. is looking for an experienced fashion editor to join our team as FabSugar editor. Our ideal candidate has outstanding writing and editing skills, experience leading and mentoring a team, strong contacts in the fashion world, and excellent planning and organizing skills. Online editorial experience preferred. If you are a seasoned fashion editor eager to join a thriving, growing online publication, we want to hear from you.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with style director and editor in chief to hone and execute vision and voice of FabSugar

  • Mentor and manage a team of four full-time editors

  • Maintain FabSugar editorial calendar and lead high-level planning of monthly, weekly, and daily content

  • Produce multiple pieces of standout content each day about fashion, trends, and shopping

  • Line edit other FabSugar team members' work on a daily basis and provide coaching and feedback

  • Execute projects while leading staff across multiple cities/time zones

  • Manage and contribute to audience and traffic growth through social media and other marketing activities

  • Closely follow fashion-industry news and read all relevant fashion media

  • Work occasional evenings and weekends to cover award shows, Fashion Week, and other major events

  • Attend and report on market and industry events as needed

  • On-camera appearances as needed


Required qualifications:

  • 5-7 years of professional experience in fashion writing/editing/blogging, online publishing, or related field

  • Experience editing and leading a team of writers

  • Experience in and contacts throughout the fashion industry

  • Strong knowledge of online and social media

  • Ability to turn around tight, accurate copy while meeting and enforcing daily deadlines

  • Willingness to appear on camera

  • Willingness to travel occasionally

  • Intermediate to advanced HTML and Photoshop skills preferred


Please submit a resume along with an email to fashnyjob@sugarinc.com describing why you think you'd be the perfect fit for FabSugar and Sugar Inc. This job is full-time and on site in New York City. No phone calls please.



Please submit a resume along with an email to fashnyjob@sugarinc.com describing why you think you'd be the perfect fit for FabSugar and Sugar Inc. This job is full-time and on site in New York City. No phone calls please.

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