Associate Editor

New York
Media – Hypebeast
Full-time
HYPEBEAST was launched in 2005 as a one-stop news source for internet-savvy fashion enthusiasts, continuing to inform and inspire trendsetters around the world. The growth of HYPEBEAST has seen its focus transcend from its initial roots to encompass all forms of fashion, arts, design and culture.

HYPEBEAST is looking for a highly knowledgeable and capable Associate Editor. The online editorial nature of HYPEBEAST requires applicants who can operate swiftly within our space and both understand and dictate movements within culture and social media. The Associate Editor will serve as an integral part of our growing Editorial team and help further the growth, reach and cultural impact of HYPEBEAST.

Responsibilities

    • Produce daily content and news, ensuring the direction is in alignment with the HYPEBEAST brand
    • Coordinate with brands and interview personalities for content (i.e. reaching out).
    • Oversee the creation and ideation of interview questions
    • Manage an editorial calendar, shaping the editorial quality
    • Create longer form editorial pieces
    • Editorial planning and scheduling
    • Provide insight and input on art direction for featuresIntroduce and execute innovative editorial concepts
    • Strategize growth
    • Work closely with the Senior Editor to ensure editorial excellence

Requirements

    • 1-2 years experience in journalism, digital media or related field
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Photoshop and/or photography skills a plus
    • Knowledge of HYPEBEAST content at a local and international level
    • Self-determined, detail-oriented, and able to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
    • Possess a high level of creativity and out of the box thinking
    • Passion for innovation, constantly staying ahead of the changing trends
    • Proven experience with Social Media platforms (Facebook, Twitter)
    • Team Player with the ability to work with different personalities to optimize editorial quality
    • Passion for HYPEBEAST culture and personal interest in fashion
How to Apply
This position is based in New York. Immediate availability is preferred. If you think you have what it takes to join the fast-growing and dynamic team, please send three writing samples of 150 words, a cover letter and CV.