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Refinery29 // media & entertainment focused on diverse voices & experiences
Media, Full Time    New York    Posted: Monday, April 08, 2019
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About Refinery29:

Refinery29 is the leading media & entertainment company focused on women with a global audience footprint of 425 million across all platforms. Through a variety of lifestyle stories, original video programming, social, shareable content, & live experiences, Refinery29 provides its audience with the inspiration & tools to discover & pursue a more independent, stylish, & informed life. Please visit,, & for more information & to browse content.

About the team:

The branded content execution team creates all written branded content for the website, from long-form articles & programs to service & slideshows. We're composed of six categories Health + Wellness, Living, Entertainment, News, Work & Money, Fashion, & Beauty & we help shape & guide how Refinery29 & its client partners can make an impact in those spaces, delivering on the brands promise of quality storytelling & elevating womens voices with fresh content, tools, & discussion every day.

What Makes an R29er?

You have a deep commitment & passion for the mission of R29 to motivate & inspire women through their own unique power, identity, & infinite potential. You have a deep knowledge and/or interest in womens storytelling & reporting, & appreciate its distinct power to inform & drive conversation & change. You ignite possibility & solutions in even the most challenging moments, & you have an innate desire to strive for excellence & progress, through your daily work & your attitude.

About the Job:

Refinery29 is in pursuit of a creative & driven Senior Fashion Editor to join our award-winning fashion team. R29 Fashion celebrates & supports the power style & clothing have in helping women & people discover their own unique sense of identity. Neither fashion nor style are prescriptive at Refinery29instead, we believe personal style is a tool for confidence, self expression, & resources that make us feel like our best selves. You have experience working with clients & helping to translate a partners vision into a finished product that feels right for our brand. You are quick on your feet, adaptable, organized, & can think outside of the box for any incoming RFP. You care deeply about R29 Fashions ability to drive influential conversations in this space, constantly elevating Refinery29 as a thought leader in Fashion & the world of style. You are optimistic, driven, full of ideas, & are a generous collaborator, always eager to make a story stronger & more impactful.

What Youll Do:

  • Pitch, write, & edit custom branded content, sponsored programs, & editorial integrations for the fashion vertical. This includes: dedicated articles, shopping roundups, emails, contests/sweeps, editorial integrations, & co-branded collateral.

  • Conceptualize & execute a variety of content types, from interviews to original photo styling stories.

  • Actively participate in & contribute to pre-sale brainstorms for fashion clients.

  • Help grow the junior writers on the team & manage freelancers, ensuring that our content is smart, elevated, & leading the fashion conversation.

  • Maintain Refinery29's brand integrity in all copy & market work.

  • Perform market research to create sponsored shopping stories in accordance with R29s aesthetic & brand vision.

  • Assist Directors & Creative Direction team with writing & logistics of sold programs/stories from the editorial side. This includes working with editors for seamless integration; liaising with Ad Photo, Ad Design, & Marketing teams; & producing editorial stories from start to finish, in order to meet strict client deadlines.

What Youll Have:

  • Experience writing & editing experience within digital media required (fashion background strongly preferred).

  • A strong understanding of R29s voice & style POV.

  • Must be an excellent editor & writer, with a creative vision, spot-on judgement, & the ability to take raw copy & turn it into something truly special.

  • A genuine interest in digital advertising, & branded content specifically.

  • Willingness to make editorial judgment calls in a fast-paced, constantly evolving environment, & to flag & escalate any potential issues to Director when necessary.

  • A flawless command of spelling, punctuation, & grammar.

  • Never-ending patience & a collaborative, make-it-work attitude

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