Senior English Sub Editor

Recruiter
Zalando
Location
Berlin
Posted
02 Nov 2021
Closes
29 Nov 2021
Ref
3608389
As a Senior Sub Editor you will report into the Lead of Graphics & Content, while working very closely with our copywriters, art directors and marketing teams. In this role you will sub-edit content created by our team of writers. You will ensure that our copy is customer-centric, engaging and tailored across all our channels, whilst capturing our brand traits and tone of voice. You’ll also be responsible for managing our external content agency. Experience in writing content is an advantage, as is having a good understanding of the European fashion e-commerce landscape.
WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
  • You sub-edit copy across all channels, providing constructive feedback to the team.
  • You develop productive, collaborative partnerships with art directors, marketing managers and external partners.
  • You ensure on-time, high quality delivery of English source copy and all localized content.
  • You partner with cross-functional teams to understand business objectives and audience demographics while driving brand voice.
  • You ensure a consistent tone of voice across all markets and channels.
  • You support your team and write English marketing copy whenever necessary.
  • You ensure that all content is in line with our quality standards.
WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
  • You are a native English speaker with an accurate and adaptable writing style and an impeccable use of English grammar.
  • You have at least 5 years of experience in editing content, training others upon best practices and giving constructive feedback to writers.
  • You have knowledge of fashion at all levels, from premium brands to sportswear and high street.
  • You thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment working on multiple projects simultaneously.
  • You have an academic degree in English, Communications, Journalism or a related field.
PERKS AT WORK
  • A workplace run on trust, empowerment and feedback; positive, inspiring working atmosphere
  • Competitive salary, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, great IT equipment, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
  • Mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts
  • Relocation assistance for internationals, PME family service and parent & child rooms

We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.
ABOUT ZALANDO LOUNGE
Zalando Lounge is an online shopping club for fashion and lifestyle products. Launched by
Zalando in March 2010, we have quickly become a top provider of coveted labels and hip
luxury brands at great prices. Our team at the Berlin headquarters launches new sales
promotions every day, limited in time and quantity, and thus has a very diverse daily work
routine. We are pushing our internationalization with the same dynamism and are bringing
exciting fashion moments to customers in many European countries. See for yourself:
http://www.zalando-lounge.de/

Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via email.

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