Sub Editor #Fashion #Product #Description

Sub Editor #Fashion #Product #Description

Job Title: Sub Editor #Fashion #Product #Description
Contract Type: Freelance / Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £125 - £150 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH134743_1508233965
Contact Name: Dean Cousin
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 17, 2017 10:52

Job Description

Freelance Sub Editor needed asap. Onsite, 5 days per week. Ideally with Product Description experience.


  • The sub editor is responsible for evolving the language within the business and sharing/publishing the information globally.
  • Work with copywriters and to evolve the company's tone of voice.
  • Ensure all publishing deadlines are met and work with them to consistently improve the production process.
  • The sub editor is responsible for disseminating copy directions through the business and policing their correct use across all platforms with support from others.
  • Give constructive guidance to the wider business by highlighting ways to improve their writing


  • Excellent knowledge of grammar and style.
  • Very detail-oriented.
  • Ability to write and edit for consistency.
  • Good fact-checking skills, with the ability to process and synthesise large amounts of information.
  • As good with technical copy and formatting as more editorial writing.
  • Previous experience as a Sub Editor or Deputy Editor - Ideally at a fashion or beauty magazine, or site.
  • Luxury fashion experience is a plus.
  • Understanding of product including technical, merchant and marketing terms.
  • Experience as a copywriter for an apparel brand or fashion-oriented editorial publication wopuld also be ideal.
  • An understanding of SEO principles and social media.
  • Exceptional communication and organization skills.

150 per day.

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