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Senior Commerce Editor

Discovery Communications
New York, NY 10001
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    112801446
Discovery Communications


Senior Commerce Editor

US-NY-New York City

Job ID: 23924
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Programming & Production
US-NY-New York City

Overview

Discovery, Inc, is looking for a seasoned Senior Commerce Editor to sit with the Commerce team and help evolve our shopping content strategy and increase performance across our growing portfolio.

You will be responsible for editing and writing commerce content and working with both the Edit and Audience Development teams to ensure we’re not only creating the best shopping content for our audiences but reaching them wherever they are inspired.

This is a high visibility role so you will be seen as the go-to source for all things shopping content related. Understanding the shopping landscape and knowing how to curate and discuss products to help enable our audiences to make better purchasing decisions will be key.



Responsibilities

1. Work with editors across Discovery brands to provide best practices and insights for shopping content output, quality, and sales coverage to increase shopping behavior across our brands

2. Conceptualize and build out new shopping content archetypes and franchises

3. Collaborate with Audience Development to understand what types of content
4. work per platform (SEO, Facebook, Newsletters, etc.)

5. Help other parts of the business build out shopping strategies that will drive sales through content

6. Take the Commerce team’s insights and turn them into storytelling actions

7. Get ahead of industry and product trends, merchant launches, and be willing to attend related events



Qualifications

* Degree in Marketing, English, Journalism or a related field

* Background working for a digital lifestyle brand with a focus on shopping content

* Previous management experience and strong writing, editing and communication skills

* Understanding of the digital landscape and what it takes to convert page views into product sales

* Strong storytelling skills and the ability to interpret data

* Relevant merchant contacts a plus

* Must have the legal right to work in the United States

New York City, New York, nYC, NY

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

EEO is the Law

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.

PI112801446

<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Senior Commerce Editor</b><br/><br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 23924<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> Programming & Production<br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">Discovery, Inc, is looking for a seasoned Senior Commerce Editor to sit with the Commerce team and help evolve our shopping content strategy and increase performance across our growing portfolio.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;">You will be responsible for editing and writing commerce content and working with both the Edit and Audience Development teams to ensure were not only creating the best shopping content for our audiences but reaching them wherever they are inspired.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;">This is a high visibility role so you will be seen as the go-to source for all things shopping content related. Understanding the shopping landscape and knowing how to curate and discuss products to help enable our audiences to make better purchasing decisions will be key.</p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Work with editors across Discovery brands to provide best practices and insights for shopping content output, quality, and sales coverage to increase shopping behavior across our brands</p><p style="margin: 0px;">2. Conceptualize and build out new shopping content archetypes and franchises</p><p style="margin: 0px;">3. Collaborate with Audience Development to understand what types of content<br />4. work per platform (SEO, Facebook, Newsletters, etc.)</p><p style="margin: 0px;">5. Help other parts of the business build out shopping strategies that will drive sales through content</p><p style="margin: 0px;">6. Take the Commerce teams insights and turn them into storytelling actions</p><p style="margin: 0px;">7. Get ahead of industry and product trends, merchant launches, and be willing to attend related events</p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* Degree in Marketing, English, Journalism or a related field</p><p style="margin: 0px;">* Background working for a digital lifestyle brand with a focus on shopping content</p><p style="margin: 0px;">* Previous management experience and strong writing, editing and communication skills</p><p style="margin: 0px;">* Understanding of the digital landscape and what it takes to convert page views into product sales</p><p style="margin: 0px;">* Strong storytelling skills and the ability to interpret data</p><p style="margin: 0px;">* Relevant merchant contacts a plus</p><p style="margin: 0px;">* Must have the legal right to work in the United States</p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #ffffff;">New York City, New York, nYC, NY</span></p>Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information. <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=581131&hashed=1619517695">EEO is the Law</a> <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=588767&hashed=2014725565">Pay Transparency Policy Statement</a><br><br> If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/g2P4Xwc72OOEIxaAIjxBd"> <p>PI112801446</p>
Posted: 2019-08-14 Expires: 2019-09-15

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