Style and Trends Editor, POPSUGAR Fashion

Location
New York
Posted
Mar 04, 2013
Closes
Apr 03, 2013
Contact
Ms. Mandy Harris
Category
Digital Media
Duration
Full Time
POPSUGAR is looking for an experienced fashion editor to join our Fashion team as Style and Trends 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 Fashion and Beauty Director, Style Director, and Editor in Chief to hone and execute vision and voice of Style and Trends section

  • Mentor and manage a team of full-time editors

  • Maintain Style and Trends 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 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 as needed

  • 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@popsugar.com describing why you think you'd be the perfect fit for POPSUGAR Fashion. This job is full-time and on site in New York. No phone calls please.


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

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