Refinery29 is the leading media and entertainment company focused on women with a global audience footprint of 249 million across all platforms. Through a variety of lifestyle stories, original video programming, social, shareable content, and live experiences, Refinery29 provides its audience with the inspiration and tools to discover and pursue a more independent, stylish, and informed life. Please visit www.refinery29.com, www.refinery29.com/en-ca, www.refinery29.uk and www.refinery29.de for more information and to browse content.
About The Role:
Refinery29 is seeking a well-trained copy editor to help our branded content team polish our sponsored content for client review and publication. This person has a flawless command of grammar, immediately recognizes nuanced errors in language and logic, shows strong judgment, and is familiar with Refinery29's voice and content. S/he is open to writing copy as well. S/he is able to excel in a fun and fast-moving environment without losing her/his meticulous attention to detail or missing deadlines.
What Makes an R29er?
What you'll do:
Review and top edit content for the Refinery29 branded content team, including announcement posts, dedicated emails, sponsored slides, end cards, social media, and co-branded collateral
Ensure copy is well-written, on-brand, grammatically correct, and logical, while also in line with R29's style guide and preferred formatting
Fact-check all assigned content
Ensure sponsored content suits the objectives of our advertising partners and is in accordance with regulations for advertising
Help uphold best practices for branded content at R29 across fashion, beauty, lifestyle, and entertainment verticals; must be able to flag and communicate any big-picture issues to senior members of the team
Assist in writing assets for clients as needed
Experience in a copy editing role within digital media
A flawless command of grammar, spelling, and punctuation; solid judgment when it comes to clarity, messaging, and voice
Experience fact checking copy
Strong writing skills and a grasp of the R29 voice
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment against tight deadlines, without sacrificing accuracy or attention to detail
Genuine interest in digital advertising and specifically branded content