Aritzia is on the hunt for a full-time MANAGING EDITOR who has an eye for fashion trends and products! Working with a team that includes product designers and developers, graphic designers, marketing managers and copywriters, the Managing Editor will lead and develop seasonal and corporate editorial content for Aritzia.com. The Managing Editor will also act as a copywriting resource where appropriate, using his or her ability to create fun, engaging copy to connect with our fashion-savvy audience. If you have at least 5 years of magazine or editorial experience (print or otherwise), we’d love to hear from you! The Managing Editor will: * Research and Development of trends in the industry relating to editorial content. * Translate the Communication Strategy, as identified by Product Marketing into a strong editorial Strategy. Editorial is primarily fashion related but will also include other business and marketing requirements inclusive of cultural content (ie. Music). * Build seasonal editorial Plans, including What the feature ‘stories’ will be, When, and How often. * Develop the editorial content: identify the creative team required to deliver on copy and visuals, quarterback the development process between the necessary resources, facilitate approvals and deploy the final assets. Develop editorial stories themselves where appropriate. * Identify, assign, direct and manage internal and external contributors to ensure that written and visual content of stories are accurate and on brand. * Execute In-season and continue to manage the editorial plan and adjust as required by the business. * Take on copywriting projects as necessary. * Conduct post-season analysis on editorial content and course correct as required. * Have strong understanding of the fashion industry and grasp of key trends. * Ability to identify, manage and coordinate a team of internal and external editorial contributors
The Managing Editor must: * Have at least 5 years of experience in a magazine / newspaper editor role. * Be Creative * Have an excellent sense of style * Have excellent writing and editing skills.
HOW TO APPLY: Apply Now: Want to join the talented Aritzia team and work for a fast-paced, exciting and inspiring fashion company? Please forward your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, including the job title in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you! For more Career Opportunities in Aritzia, click here.
Aritzia is an Equal Opportunity employer.