Job Details

Job title

Associate Editor, Jing Daily

Location

New York, United States

Level

Assistant / Entry Level

Function

Media & Editorial

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

Jing Daily is looking for a dynamic associate editor with strong writing, editing and analytical skills and a deep interest in the luxury market in China to join our company and support our editorial. This is a great opportunity to be part of a leading team delivering news and analysis about the luxury market in China and to develop your craft as a journalist.

What you’ll do: 

  • Pitch and develop stories for a target audience of globally-minded executives, entrepreneurs, and leaders in the luxury industry
  • Support other team members with research
  • Write articles relevant to topics of interest to our target audience
  • Monitor Chinese news and luxury sites for up-to-the-minute stories
  • Keep an eye out for trends that are relevant to our readers or broader significant news stories that can be explored through the lens of the luxury industry

The Ideal Candidate

  • A journalism degree or the equivalent work experience
  • Strong writing skills and the ability to tell stories with voice
  • A passion for news, luxury and the market in China
  • The ability to spot trends in the industry and make intellectual connections between current and past events and trends
  • Must thrive in a tight-knit and fast-paced entrepreneurial environment
  • An understanding of editorial platforms (Wordpress)
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work with teams
  • Flexibility and a positive attitude since we’re a small team and your responsibilities will grow and change as we do.
  • Understanding of Chinese news sites and social media platforms is highly desired
  • Mandarin language skills are a plus, but not required

About Us

Launched in 2009, Jing Daily is the leading digital publication reporting on luxury consumer trends in China. We bring the latest news, analysis, features, and reports exploring developments in the growing market. Our readers are industry leaders seeking to understand China’s complex and rapidly evolving luxury industry.