Fashion&Beauty Features Director

Condé Nast   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Media

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 149 days ago

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Job Description

Responsibilities:

-Writing, editing, and conceiving stories for both fashion and beauty

Staying up to date on fashion/style news for timely stories (in addition to daily features), relevant videos, and social engagement.

-Working closely with the Culture & Entertainment Director to land exclusive celebrity fashion features.

-Maintaining close relationships with New York- and Los Angeles-based fashion publicists.

-Working closely with celebrity stylists’ agencies for breaking news and exclusive features.

Requirements:

-5+ years of experience in journalism, with the bulk of experience in digital and a proven background in fashion.

-Experience producing a high volume of daily stories as well as daily pick up reporting, in-depth investigative pieces, opinion pieces, and/or personal essays.

-Educated in SEO best practices and social media.

-Bachelor’s degree.

-Strong grammar, research, and copy-editing skills, as well as a deep love of fashion writing.

-Firsthand experience with daily publishing in a CMS, plus familiarity with HTML and web-publishing software tools.

-A comprehensive knowledge of celebrities, models, tastemakers, bloggers, designers, and stylists.

-Ability to work calmly under pressure, meet tight deadlines, and provide self-direction.

-Strong contacts/relationships with fashion industry press teams and celebrity publicists.

-A team player, with a resourceful, can-do attitude, who thrives in an entrepreneurial, fast-paced environment.

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