Associate Native Beauty Editor and Content Strategist at POPSUGAR
New York City, NY, US
POPSUGAR is looking for a well-organized, versatile, detail-oriented Associate Native Beauty Editor to join our Native Editorial team. If you love writing beauty content, strategizing SEO-winning content, and working collaboratively with brands, we want to meet you! Our ideal candidate is a strong and creative writer with a passion for beauty content, a knack for organization, and a desire to help brands position their products in a captivating way. 
 
Job responsibilities:
 
  • Create content and thematic programs for a multitude of beauty brands 
  • Participate in RFP brainstorms and sold activation meetings for assigned clients
  • Produce original, short and long-form content and features to complement our fun, friendly, trending content
  • Join and contribute ideas to native content brainstorms for existing and prospective beauty clients, and  larger brainstorms in Fashion and Beauty
  • Conceptualize beauty content for posts, videos, and Instagram
  • Develop and write native beauty content according to Native Team mission that's thematically aligned with an advertiser’s goals
  • Work with Design on photo treatments and graphics to enhance posts
  • Participate in sold activation meetings, client-facing kickoff calls, and photo treatment calls 
  • Attend and participate in photo shoots, with or without clients present, as needed
  • Produce standout original content each day, including social copy, that require little top-editing 
  • Work closely with teams across POPSUGAR Sales and The Bakery, including marketing, sales, photography, video, events, and client services 
  • Take the initiative to improve writing skills via POPSUGAR workshops
  • Collaborate with the Beauty edit team by attending brainstorms, monthly beauty meetings, events, and writing Beauty edit content when bandwidth allows
  • Serve as internal PS talent for photo, video, IGS, and native content across Beauty + other verticals when applicable
  • Become an expert on PS Beauty content and keep up with all news, trends, content, and standout features on similar sites
  • Regularly scan industry news and press releases to stay on the pulse of market
  • Seek out new opportunities to expand job responsibilities
 
In order to thrive in this role, you must have…
 
  • 2-4 years of experience in writing/editing, online publishing, or related field
  • Experience writing native/branded content or copywriting a plus
  • Proven writing skills, detail-oriented focus, and the ability to manage a high volume of copy on tight deadlines
  • In-office experience working with other writers on a team
  • A firm understanding of POPSUGAR’s voice and the expertise to produce content with some direction
  • A healthy obsession with beauty products social media
  •  A natural ability to keep up with beauty industry news, launches, and trends, as well as standout content on similar sites
  • An ability to thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment
  • A talent for staying ahead of trends and adapting to a constantly changing digital landscape
  • Great communication and collaboration skills
  • HTML and Photoshop skills are also a plus!
 

POPSUGAR Inc. is the leading digital lifestyle brand for women globally. The company reaches young women through its digital media brand, POPSUGAR, its quarterly subscription box POPSUGAR Must Have,  its makeup line Beauty by POPSUGAR and the POPSUGAR Collection at Kohl’s.  POPSUGAR delivers  positive and purpose-driven content across multiple platforms spanning entertainment, fashion, beauty, fitness, parenting, and more. POPSUGAR reaches 1 in 2 millennial women in the United States and leads all women’s lifestyle publishers in user engagement. POPSUGAR Inc. operations internationally include Australia, the Middle East, and the UK, with offices in San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, and London. The company is privately held and funded by Sequoia Capital and IVP. For more information about POPSUGAR Inc., visit corp.popsugar.com.
 

POPSUGAR is dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive company culture. We celebrate our differences and embrace the varying ideas, interests, and life experiences that make us who we are. As a company with a mission to inform and inspire people all over the world, we believe that employing individuals with diverse backgrounds is essential to building a successful, creative, and innovative business.

We work hard, play nice, and welcome those who do the same.

**Whoever you are, You are POPSUGAR.**