Refinery29 is hiring an

Assistant Fashion Editor, Brand Experiences

New York, United States

What You'll Do:

  • Pitch, write, and occasionally edit custom branded content, sponsored programs, and editorial integrations for the fashion and shopping channels. This includes: dedicated articles, shopping roundups, emails, contests/sweeps, editorial integrations, and co-branded collateral.
  • Perform market research to create sponsored shopping stories in accordance with R29’s aesthetic and brand vision.
  • Be able to conceptualize and execute a variety of content types, from interviews to original photo styling stories. 
  • Actively participate in and contribute to pre-sale brainstorms for fashion clients.
  • Maintain Refinery29's brand integrity in all copy and market work.
  • Assist Associate Editor and Senior Editor with writing and logistics of sold programs/stories from the editorial side. This includes working with editors for seamless integration; liaising with Ad Sales, Ad Photo, Ad Design, and Marketing teams; and producing editorial stories from start to finish, in order to meet strict client deadlines.
  • Produce original content for special projects, articles, sales and event collateral, and presentations.

What You'll Have:

  • At least 2+ years of professional editorial writing experience within digital media (fashion, styling, or market background strongly preferred)
  • A strong understanding of R29’s voice and style POV
  • Must be an excellent writer across all content types, from interviews to service-driven styling stories (editing experience is a plus)
  • A genuine interest in digital advertising and specifically branded content
  • Willingness to make editorial judgment calls in a fast-paced, constantly evolving environment, and to flag and escalate any potential issues to Senior or Associate Editor when necessary
  • A flawless command of spelling, punctuation, and grammar
  • Never-ending patience and a positive attitude