Sourcing Journal: Business Reporter, Strategic Content Development

Location
New York City, New York (US)
Salary
Base + Benefits (Medical, Dental ,Vision & 401k)
Posted
Nov 18, 2019
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

Sourcing Journal: Business Reporter, Strategic Content Development

Sourcing Journal seeks a business reporter for its New York office who understands fashion, retail and technology—and the service providers that support the industry. The reporter will be responsible for writing news stories, profile pieces and advertorials as well as content related to webinars, podcasts and presentations. The ideal candidate should have at least 2-3 years of business reporting and writing experience in a newspaper, trade magazine, or real-time news service environment.

Sourcing Journal Media is a leader in apparel and footwear business coverage. It is the go-to resource for fashion industry professionals, offering essential news and analysis daily along with informative webinars, podcasts and live events. Our readers include executives focused all areas of the market, including textiles, design, sourcing, trade, technology, compliance and retail.

Responsibilities:

  • Research, report, write and edit content across platforms, including online and print media
  • Work with the associate publisher and editorial director to identity various industry trends for the purpose of creating business insights via special sections, reports and white papers
  • Research and analyze public and private companies in the fashion apparel, retail, beauty, accessories and luxury markets as well as service providers to these businesses
  • Develop sources in these industries, and report daily on their activities in the market
  • Conduct interviews with industry executives and experts
  • Attend business conferences, special events, forums, summits, news conferences and other events to report on activities and develop industry sources

 Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of retail solution technologies and consumer behavior, and how it impacts the market; knowledge of apparel retail operations and the apparel manufacturing landscape a plus
  • Minimum of 2-3 years reporting and writing in a relevant field

About Sourcing Journal Media:

Sourcing Journal Media, LLC is the largest, most comprehensive and authoritative B2B resource for executives working in the apparel, textile and footwear industries. We produce publications and events under the Sourcing Journal and Rivet brands, empowering industry leaders with essential news, expert commentary and in-depth analysis to navigate every aspect of their business.

About PMC:

Penske Media Corporation (PMC) is a leading digital media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a monthly audience of more than 180 million and empowers more than 1 million global CEOs and business thought-leaders in markets that impact the world. Our dynamic events, data services, and rich content entertain and educate today’s fashion, retail, beauty, entertainment and lifestyle sectors. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 11 countries worldwide, Penske Media is the way global influencers are informed, connected, and inspired. To learn more about PMC and its iconic brands, visit www.pmc.com.

 

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