Celebrating our legacy of modern fashion, creativity, individuality, and intrigue by providing every guest with an unparalleled customer experience. We are currently seeking an Assistant E-Commerce Editor for our Web Studio in Long Island City, NY. This position will be responsible for writing product copy, landing pages, and other editorial copy on the Barneys New York e-commerce websites: www.barneys.com & www.barneyswarehouse.com .
Write editorial product copy across multiple luxury categoriesready-to-wear, shoes, bags, beauty, jewelry, home, and children'son-site in our Long Island City, NY, Web Studio and in NYC showrooms
Write landing page and special copy
With Senior E-Commerce Editor, liaison with Corporate Copy teams to write marketing and editorial copy for The Window
Work hands-on with products
Handle heavy copy flow, partnering with copyediting, merchandising, styling, photography, buying, and inventory teams to ensure accurate product copy is posted in a timely manner
Manage research documents to support team efficiency.
Research products and designers to uncover benefit-focused product details; attend store clinics to gather information
Work in a CMS, HTML editor, and for some off-site shoots, MS Excel
2+ years' experience writing e-commerce product/editorial copy. Experience with luxury fashion preferred.
Strong command of English language, grammar, spelling, and usage.
Drive to write accurate, precise copy that serves our luxury online customers as well as our heritage and artisanal vendors and follows our house style.
Attention to detail, competence at juggling multiple projects, and ability to stay focused and meet tight deadlines.
A B.A. in English, communications, fashion merchandising, or equivalent work experience.
An online portfolio of product copy/editorial samplesfashion blogging a plus.
Proficiency with CMS, HTML editor, MS Excel, and other digital programs.
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.