Job Details

Job title

E-commerce Copywriter, The Rake

Location

London, United Kingdom

Level

Executive / Coordinator

Function

Media & Editorial

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

The Rake is the foremost name in premium luxury menswear and lifestyle founded in 2008 and today encompassing a bi-monthly print magazine and digital editorial and ecommerce platform, featuring over 250 brands.

This rapidly growing business is looking for a London-based copywriter to work across all categories of the ecommerce platform. The ideal candidate will be an eloquent and articulate writer with a knowledge of luxury menswear, a strong work ethic and the ability to work well under tight deadlines.

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the most dynamic and fastest growing businesses in the luxury sector.

Responsibilities

  • Research and produce editorial level product descriptions and brand profiles across all categories of The Rake’s assortment.
  • Ensure that items being launched are set up correctly, in conjunction with the business development and operations teams.
  • Writing to The Rake’s house style and voice, utilising an authoritative tone and highlighting key USPs and technical features using appropriate, specific language.
  • Curate stylistically appropriate cross-selling opportunities.
  • Working with the buying, business development and production teams to ensure that all product launch dates are met.
  • Delivering on set weekly output KPIs.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Consistently produce engaging and flawless copy.
  • Have a comprehensive understanding of the luxury industry and menswear specifically.
  • Take initiative to learn about our products and write about them with detailed insight and authority.
  • Be able to write with authority about technical construction aspects of garments.
  • Be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and be able to deliver results under pressure.
  • Manage a workflow to meet deadlines.

Prior experience required. Relevant tertiary degree strongly preferred.

Location: Central London

Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00am - 6:00pm

Contract Type: Permanent/Full Time

Language skills

  1. English, Native or bilingual proficiency

About Us

About The Rake:

Founded in 2008, The Rake is the world’s preeminent publication dedicated to the education and empowerment of style. Recapturing the codes of classic men’s elegance, The Rake is inspired by icons such as Cary Grant, Gianni Agnelli, Sean Connery and their contemporary counterparts. It provides incisive, in-depth commentary on menswear and the many other elements of gentlemanly living, from manners and ethics to art and design, travel, the intellectual and the philosophical, homes, modes of transport, entertainment, food and drink. As an extension of the magazine, 

TheRake.com is a pioneering luxury e-commerce platform, offering an expertly curated offering of tailoring, shirts, accessories, footwear, luggage and watches, as well as exclusive collaborations with the most brilliant artisans and brands in the world. The shopping experience is enriched by our editorial approach, allowing our customers to read illuminating stories about the design and influences behind each product. The Rake is the modern voice of classic elegance.