Sugar Inc. is looking for an experienced fashion editor to join our team as FabSugar Editor. Our ideal candidate has outstanding writing and editing skills, experience leading and mentoring a team, strong contacts in the fashion world and excellent planning and organizing skills. Online editorial experience preferred. If you are a seasoned fashion editor eager to join a thriving, growing online publication, we want to hear from you.
Responsibilities: • Work with style director and editor in chief to hone and execute vision and voice of FabSugar • Mentor and manage a team of four full-time editors • Maintain FabSugar editorial calendar and lead high-level planning of monthly, weekly, and daily content • Produce multiple pieces of standout content each day about fashion, trends, and shopping • Line edit other FabSugar team members' work on a daily basis and provide coaching and feedback • Execute projects while leading staff across multiple cities/time zones • Manage and contribute to audience and traffic growth through social media and other marketing activities • Closely follow fashion-industry news and read all relevant fashion media • Work occasional evenings and weekends to cover award shows, Fashion Week, and other major events as needed • Attend and report on market and industry events as needed on camera appearances as needed
Required qualifications: • 5-7 years of professional experience in fashion writing/editing/blogging, online publishing, or related field • Experience editing and leading a team of writers • Experience in and contacts throughout the fashion industry • Strong knowledge of online and social media • Ability to turn around tight, accurate copy while meeting and enforcing daily deadlines • Willingness to appear on camera • Willingness to travel occasionally • Intermediate to advanced HTML and Photoshop skills preferred
Please submit a resume along with an email to firstname.lastname@example.org describing why you think you'd be the perfect fit for FabSugar and Sugar Inc. This job is full-time and on site in New York. No phone calls please.