Sourcing Journal Media: Senior Sustainability Editor

Penske Media Corporation, New York, NY USA

Content is the cornerstone to all we do, and our audience is why we do it.

Salary: Base + Benefits + 401-k

Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

Duration: Full-Time

Sourcing Journal Media: Senior Sustainability Editor

COVID-19 HIRING UPDATE: We have transitioned to a remote work model and are continuing to hire during this time. This role is expected to begin as a remote position. We appreciate this is unprecedented times and will work closely with you, taking into account your individual circumstances.

Sourcing Journal Media, part of the Fairchild Media Group, is hiring a Senior Sustainability Editor to join our fast paced, entrepreneurial team. We are committed subject matter experts, serving a readership that is hungry for insights into how to transform their operations. While lean, Sourcing Journal has doubled in size over the last four years—a testament to the vital nature of our coverage. The ideal candidate is highly engaged and passionate about sustainability and eager to lead the conversation around building a more responsible and ethical apparel business through edit, branded content and events.

Sourcing Journal’s coverage includes daily news and analysis along with informative webinars, podcasts, reports, videos and live events. Our readers include executives focused on all areas of the market, including textiles, design, sourcing, trade, technology, compliance and retail.


  • Act as content lead for all sustainability content across apparel, footwear, denim and retail
  • Develop story angles and research, write and edit features
  • Program content for webinars, workshops and events
  • Liaise directly with clients on products like reports, videos and whitepapers
  • Work closely with the Publisher, EIC and the design team to ideate new sustainability products and events
  • Cover business conferences, trade shows and summits, including some travel


  • At least 5-7 years of print and digital experience in a relevant field
  • A deep understanding of sustainability leaders, terminology, concepts and principles
  • Active relationships with executives in sustainability, CSR professionals and NGOs
  • Experience writing and editing both long- and short-form pieces
  • Experience managing client relationships
  • An understanding how a B2B audience differs from a consumer audience
  • Experience with software including MS Word, Excel, Illustrator, InDesign, WordPress and others

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:

PMC is a leading independent global media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a passionate monthly audience of more than 310 million. Since 2004, Penske Media has been a pioneer in digital media and a platform innovator, reaching viewers on all screens across its ever-growing constellation of iconic brands, which includes Deadline, Variety, Rolling Stone, Billboard, The Hollywood Reporter, VIBE, WWD, SHE Media, Robb Report, Sportico, BGR, ARTnews, Art in America, Fairchild Media, and, among many others. PMC’s journalists and content creators deliver daily the most comprehensive news and information in their industries and areas of coverage, unequaled in ambition, depth and courage. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 14 countries worldwide, PMC believes companies should not only be profitable but also forces for good. To learn more about PMC, our 2% Foundation, and our portfolio of brands, please visit

About Penske Media Corporation

Penske Media Corporation (PMC) is a leading digital media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a monthly audience of more than 260 million a month and reaches users in more than 175 countries as well as a collective 390 million social media followers. The company houses a constellation of globally prominent and legendary brands, including Variety, Rolling Stone,, WWD, Robb Report, SHE Media, BGR, IndieWire, Beauty Inc, Sourcing Journal, TVLine, FN, BlogHer, HollywoodLife, Gold Derby, and SPY. PMC delivers exceptional content to consumers, business leaders and organizations around the world across multiple platforms: digital, mobile, social, print, video, broadcast, and dynamic live events. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 11 countries worldwide, Penske Media is the way global leaders and influencers are informed, connected, and inspired.

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