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STYLECASTER: Commerce Writer

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


STYLECASTER: Commerce Writer

The E-Commerce Writer will be a key member of STYLECASTER’s editorial team, working closely with the Deputy Editor to craft shoppable stories across all verticals and help manage the site’s e-commerce efforts. The ideal candidate will have experience creating product-driven content for an audience of style-obsessed millennial women, and possess a modern awareness of digital publishing, including SEO best practices and how to package content for multiple distribution platforms. Success in this role requires an impeccable knowledge of products/retailers in the fashion, beauty and lifestyle space, and a demonstrated understanding of how to drive affiliate revenue while adhering to STYLECASTER’s voice, taste level and visual aesthetic.

The Work:

  • Write approx. 5-7 shoppable stories/product roundups per day in the fashion, beauty and lifestyle/home décor categories that drive traffic and conversions
  • Improve shop content performance by reviewing key metrics related to traffic, orders, gross sales and net commission
  • Help execute the affiliate and e-commerce strategy for the site, including managing efforts for the Amazon OnSites Program or other similar vendor programs as needed
  • Proactively integrate shop links across relevant SC editorial content
  • Work with fellow staff editors to develop and execute e-commerce concepts that keep the STYLECASTER brand and readers top-of-mind
  • Liaise with in-house designer to conceptualize original artwork and product collages
  • Meet with brands and represent STYLECASTER at events when appropriate
  • Update and optimize existing top-performing content, and write shopping news stories as needed

The Fine Print:

  • 2–4 years of professional writing experience, with at least one year working on e-commerce stories
  • A demonstrated understanding of the modern millennial women's shopping space, including trends and brands across beauty, fashion and lifestyle
  • Exceptional skills in writing and packaging content through an inclusive, body positive, pro-woman lens
  • Well-versed in digital and affiliate strategy, analytics and SEO best practices

About SHE Media:

Created by, and for women, SHE Media is a mission-driven media company reaching 80 million unique visitors per month. SHE Media publishes inspiring and informative lifestyle content ranging from health, career and entertainment to food and family. Through our flagship editorial sites and our proprietary SHE Media Partner Network of hand-picked publishers and top lifestyle creators, we produce digital and live media content that connects and inspires millions of people.

SHE Media encompasses a family of leading media properties and a network of premium publishers and independent content creators. In addition to our flagship editorial sites, SheKnows, STYLECASTER and Soaps.com, SHE Media’s BlogHer is home to the world’s leading content and event platform with a mission to provide economic empowerment for all women. The SHE Media Partner Network represents a community of 1,500 independent publishers and 20,000+ social content creators, providing the foundation for a scalable, sustainable economic model for entrepreneurs and small businesses.

SHE Media is also the creator of innovative platforms that include: Hatch, an award-winning video series featuring Gen Z-generated content; and BlogHer’s Voices of the Year, honoring powerful, culture-shifting women across industries. As part of Penske Media Corporation (PMC), SHE Media is based in New York, with offices in Los Angeles, Chicago and Scottsdale. Follow SHE Media on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.

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.

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, Deadline.com, 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.

Penske Media Corporation

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