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Daily Staff Writer - Mr Porter

Listing ID: 720891

Daily Staff Writer - Mr Porter

Type of Position: Permanent Position
Company / Organisation / Artist Name: NET-A-PORTER GROUP
Area of Fashion: Journalism & Editorial
Location: West London, London, UK
Hours: Full Time
Specified Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Twitter Handle: @
Deadline: Ongoing
Ad Expires In: 1 month 5 days

Since launching in February 2011, MR PORTER has established itself as the premier global online retail destination for men's style.  

MR PORTER offers style advice, a weekly online magazine, The Journal, and a print publication, The Post, put together by a team of dedicated Editors and Creatives.  Editorial content sits alongside the latest products from the world's leading designers.  The site is curated, edited and served by an independent world-class team, benefiting from the global infrastructure of the YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP.

We have an incredibly exciting and challenging opportunity for a Staff Writer to join MRPORTER’s award-winning editorial team and work on our bite-sized style platform The Daily alongside the existing team.  Reporting into the Daily Editor, you will be responsible for generating ideas, researching and writing compulsive stories about style and culture, and maximizing the reach of our content via your thorough understanding of digital media.

Responsibilities:

  • Writing minimum five features per week for The Daily.
  • Providing copy for associated projects, including email, video and presentations.
  • Researching stories, conducting interviews and attending shoots where appropriate.
  • Generating story ideas and attending weekly ideas meetings.
  • Working with analytics and SEO team to optimize stories’ relevance.
  • Supporting Daily Editor and Deputy Daily Editor where necessary.
  • Working with social media team on copy and content strategy

Essential Skills & Requirements:

  • Impeccable writing skills
  • Solid experience on a daily and/or digital news platform
  • A keen eye for news, with the ability to identify and jump upon trending topics
  • Exhaustive knowledge of and enthusiasm for men’s style and the fashion industry
  • Web-savvy, with experience in working with analytics, SEO and social media
  • PC and Mac literate.
  • A sense of humour and a passion for the MR PORTER customer and brand

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