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STYLECASTER: Trending E-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: Paid Hourly

Level: Entry Level

Duration: Part-Time


STYLECASTER: Trending E-commerce Writer

STYLECASTER is looking for a part-time, shopping-obsessed writer to craft stories on trending topics in E-commerce. The Trending E-Commerce Writer will be a key member of STYLECASTER’s editorial team, working closely with the E-Commerce Editor to craft shoppable stories across all verticals. The ideal candidate will have experience creating product-driven content for an audience of style-obsessed readers and boast a modern awareness of digital publishing, including SEO best practices and how to package content for multiple distribution platforms. Familiarity with affiliate networks such as Narrativ, Amazon Associates and CJ is an added bonus. Success in this role requires an impeccable knowledge of products/retailers in the home, 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. Bonus points if you can predict the latest must-have product on TikTok before it hits the FYP.

The Work:

  • Write approx. 3-4 shoppable stories/product roundups per day in the fashion, beauty and lifestyle/home décor categories that drive traffic and conversions
  • Opportunity to pitch original story angles and write product reviews as needed
  • 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
  • Meet with brands and represent STYLECASTER at events when needed
  • Update and optimize existing top-performing content, and write shopping news stories as needed

The Fine Print:

  • Ability to commit to a set schedule of four to five shifts per week for a total of 28 hours
  • A clean, fast writer who can meet deadlines, is flexible during major sales events such as Amazon Prime Day and Black Friday
  • 1+ years of professional writing experience, with at least one year working on e-commerce stories
  • A demonstrated understanding of the modern shopping space, including trends and brands across electronics, home, 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

It’s all About You

At PMC, your wellness is top of mind. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to nurture you and your loved ones, including pets! Our package includes Healthcare (medical, dental, and vision) HSA with an employer contribution, FSA (Healthcare, Dependent Care & Commuter), EAP, Life Insurance, 401K with an employer match, Paid Parental Leave, Long-term Disability, generous Paid Time off (PTO), Pet Insurance, and Home & Auto insurance. Our Wellness initiatives rotate yoga, meditation, wellness weeks on a variety of topics, and financial wellness. We continuously elevate our offerings with more, for you.

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:

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, TVLine, BGR, ARTnews, Art in America, Fairchild Media, and Spy.com, 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 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.

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