Advance Magazine Publishers Inc. Glamour Commerce Writer (Special Projects) in New York, New York
Conde Nast is a global media company producing the highest quality content with a footprint of more than 1 billion consumers in 32 territories through print, digital, video and social platforms. The company's portfolio includes many of the world's most respected and influential media properties including Vogue, Vanity Fair, Glamour, Self, GQ, The New Yorker, Conde Nast Traveler/Traveller, Allure, AD, Bon Appetit and Wired, among others. Conde Nast Entertainment was launched in 2011 to develop film, television and premium digital video programming.
Conde Nast is seeking a Commerce Writer to craft unique and compelling shopping-focused content for GLAMOUR.
The ideal candidate will be passionate about shopping across every category-from sourcing the best deals on a tried-and-true beauty or wellness product to tracking new fashion finds our readers will be excited to buy and wear. She/he/they will have strong background in product journalism, can find hidden treasures on Amazon, and should be skilled at positioning a story to both attract an audience and drive purchase.
The Commerce Writer will also be comfortable optimizing all our shopping content for both affiliate and SEO, and analyzing traffic and conversion results from past content to make recommendations for future stories, as well as brainstorming new ways to engage our audience around commerce-driven stories on all our digital platforms.
Write, pitch and optimize up to 12 commerce stories (both new and evergreen) each week, working with the Glamour editorial and creative teams to ensure that all content and product recommendations feels modern and on-brand
Work with the Commerce Editor and Digital Director to manage a long-term commerce editorial calendar to feature ongoing and seasonal shopping content
Identify and plan around editorial categories and seasonal tent poles that present a commerce opportunity for Glamour, studying purchasing data, tracking site analytics, researching trends, and performing competitive analysis of comparable sites
Identify new shopping categories and trending products Glamour should test out with a focus on Amazon. This writer should have their finger on the pulse of what consumers are interested in before other publications cover
Alongside the Commerce Editor, serve as commerce evangelist for the Glamour editorial team, supporting in research and optimization of all shoppable content
Manage logistics for any product call-ins and returns
Coordinate closely with the Commerce and Audience Development teams to share data and best practices that can inform editorial decision-making
Drive a clear editorial point of view for product and shopping recommendations appealing to the Glamour reader
Help test out any new e-commerce or shopping initiatives with Amazon
The ideal candidate must have product & shopping editorial expertise and a strong enthusiasm for helping define the content-to-commerce strategy at Glamour.
A minimum of two years writing or editing commerce/affiliate content at a digital property, as well as refining commerce best practices
Solid knowledge of SEO tactics to attract a buying audience
Experience analyzing performance across different verticals, product categories, retailers and content types to optimize for revenue generation
Experience in managing product sourcing logistics at a digital property (either editorial or commerce)
Strong organizational skills, a self-directed work style, and polished communication skills
A self-starter who relishes the opportunity to directly accelerate the growth of Conde Nast's commerce business
What happens next?
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Conde Nast is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, familial status and other legally protected characteristics.
Conde Nast is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.