Editor (New York)

New York
Hypebeast
Full-time (Freelance)

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 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 Editor will serve as an integral part of our growing Editorial team and help further the growth, reach and cultural impact of HYPEBEAST. 

Responsibilities

    • Overseeing the publishing of daily content and news
    • Coordinating with brands and personalities for content (i.e. reaching out)
    • Overseeing the creation questions to interviews
    • Managing an editorial calendar
    • Coordinating with our Brand Partnership Team
    • Creation of longer form editorial pieces
    • Conducting interviews
    • Editorial planning and scheduling
    • 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 and conceptualizing Brand Partnership concepts
    • Leading and executing Brand Partnership concepts
    • Strategizing growth
    • Reviewing job applications
    • Interview potential employees
    • Correspondence with Managing Editor

Requirements

    • Fluency in English 
    • Knowledge of HYPEBEAST content at a local and international level 

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.