Associate Editor - Sneakers

Location
New York
Posted
Oct 14, 2013
Closes
Nov 13, 2013
Contact
Shannon Marcec
Duration
Full Time
Associate Editor at Complex Sneakers

Are you a sneakerhead who loves writing and editing?

Complex is looking for an ambitious, hard-working editor to oversee our daily sneaker website.
As Associate Editor, you would be responsible for managing all aspects of Complex Sneakers, including:

-Creating and enacting an editorial vision that will keep Complex at the forefront of Sneaker culture
-Managing a team of at least two additional full-time editors/staff writers, plus at least one intern
-Tracking a freelance budget and communicating with a team of freelance writers
-Writing and editing daily and weekly web content
-Growing the audience of Complex Sneakers by mastering analytics and social media
-Overseeing sneaker coverage in Complex Magazine

Candidate MUST have the following work experience to be considered for this position:
-Bachelors degree and at least 2 years of editing/writing experience, plus 1 year of managing a small team
OR
-4+ years of related experience

Candidate MUST be highly knowledgeable in the following topic areas:
-Sneaker brands and models, along with the sneaker industry
-Pop culture and hip-hop
-Social media strategies - Twitter, Facebook, Digg, Reddit, StumbleUpon
-Web analytics - Google, Chartbeat


To apply send a PDF of your resume, 3 references, and writing
samples or links to writing samples (at least one sample must be something you
wrote and at least one sample must be a long-form web feature that you’ve
edited) to jobs@complex.com

To apply send a PDF of your resume, 3 references, and writing samples or links to writing samples (at least one sample must be something you wrote and at least one sample must be a long-form web feature that you’ve
edited) to jobs@complex.com

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