Celebrating our legacy of modern fashion, creativity, individuality, and intrigue by providing every guest with an unparalleled customer experience we are seeking a full-time Content Editor in our New York, NY corporate office. This key role demands a strong professional who will report to the Editorial Director. The Content Editor will be part of the Editorial Team and assist with day-to-day copy and content needs, as well as be the voice of the Barneys New York brand through the editorial and copy lens. The ideal candidate is a talented writer and creative storyteller, who possess strong analytical and communication skills.
Work closely with Digital Marketing, Email, and Editorial teams to create long and short-form copy for all initiatives including website display, homepage, promotions, customer re-engagement, partnerships, lookbooks, and email communications.
Write clever, compelling, expert copy consistent with the brand voice.
Proofread and edit all copy for spelling and grammar errors.
Manage the editorial process for The Window print mailers, working closely with marketing/merchandising/creative teams as well as vendors.
Contribute to the Barneys editorial site, The Window.
Collaborate with editorial, marketing, and user experience teams.
Manage incoming and outgoing workload; keeping within project timelines across multiple business categories.
Ensure seamless and timely copy submissions.
Support copy as needed for Ad Hoc requests from other Barneys business units (e.g. Corporate Communications, Customer Experience, etc.)
Stay informed about the state of the industry, maintaining awareness of competitors’ offerings and marketing efforts.
4+ years’ experience in Copywriting or Editorial position
Relevant education in Communications, Journalism, English, or a related field
Proven business communication and writing skills
Proficiency in MS Office – Word, Excel, Powerpoint
Ability to proactively prioritize, manage and complete multiple projects simultaneously within time constraints and with strong attention to detail
Demonstrate excellence in both creative writing and short-form, direct copy
Have an understanding of SEO
Barneys New York offers competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and a generous discount. Only candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted. Barneys New York is an Equal Opportunity Employer.