Weekly Contributor

Employer
Location
Minneapolis
Posted
Jul 01, 2014
Closes
Jul 31, 2014
Contact
Maggie Sattler
Duration
Freelance
Sparkle.com seeks a writer who can provide two short articles/blurbs per week that follow news in the world of luxury jewelry. This position will be responsible for following developments on a daily basis for auction announcements and news; new shops opening; new collection announcements; upcoming designers; possible fashion week tidbits related to jewelry; jewelry-focused art exhibits; and similar developments in the art and design worlds as they relate to luxury jewelry. This position is freelance and open to any qualified English-speaking writer across the globe. This position will coordinate with one other writer to split weekly beats. A strong, hawk-like attention to detail is a must. Abilities to communicate responsibly, stick to deadlines, work well independently, and also be open to direction are required. The ideal candidate for this position has some experience writing or editing material related to luxury jewelry, fine art, architecture, fashion, or design.

Top brands to keep in mind are:
- Boucheron
- Bulgari
- Cartier
- Chanel
- Chaumet
- Graff
- Harry Winston
- JAR
- Mauboussin
- Tiffany & Co.
- Van Cleef & Arpels
- Faberge

Expectations:
-Hand in two 75- to 150-word articles per week on Mondays and Thursdays.
-At least one PR image or image with expressed website use permissions is required.
-Ability to follow developments in top luxury jewelry news on a daily basis and develop media contacts on this particular beat.
-Ability to take direction from editor and provide revisions as needed.
-Ability to meet deadlines.

Please include resume and at least two writing samples when applying.

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