Editorial Assistant (Hypebae)

New York
Hypebae
Full-time (Freelance)

Propelled forward by a culture that pushes boundaries and questions expectations at every turn, HYPEBAE is at the forefront of a modern landscape shaped by strong women. As an extension of HYPEBEAST, today’s premier online destination for editorially driven commerce and news, HYPEBAE is a women’s editorial division that aims to showcase today’s female leaders within fashion and culture. We are a refined curation of empowering female-centric themes, bolstered by a news section that aims to break today’s top cultural stories.

At the heart of HYPEBAE is its impactful, editorial content. Inspired by the extraordinary accomplishments of the women surrounding them, our editorial team is driven to showcase the incredible works of their contemporaries. From stylists and designers, to musicians and dancers, we are interested in learning about the strength and perseverance of each of these individuals. Through op-ed pieces, in-depth interviews and investigative reporting, our content is a candid reflection of how women interact with the world around them.

Responsibilities

    • Overseeing the publishing of daily content and news
    • Coordinating with brands and personalities for content (i.e. reaching out)
    • Overseeing the creation of questions for interviews
    • Managing an editorial calendar
    • Creation of longer form editorial pieces
    • Conducting interviews
    • Coordinating projects with the Brand Partnership team
    • Ensuring editorial direction is on-brand
    • Art direction for features
    • Introducing and executing editorial concepts
    • Approving longer form content
    • Intra-department organization for editorial
    • Pitching, conceptualizing, leading and executing Brand Partnership concepts
    • Strategizing growth
    • Reviewing job applications
    • Interview potential employees
    • Correspondence with Managing Editor

Requirements

    • Knowledge of HYPEBAE content at a local and international level
    • Two years of experience within the industry

    • Although not necessary, the following would be preferred
    • Basic understanding of Adobe Photoshop

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 to us.