Job Details

Job title

Features Editor, Jing Daily

Location

New York, United States

Level

Senior Manager

Function

Media & Editorial

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

Jing Daily is looking for a dynamic features editor with strong writing, editing and analytical skills and a deep interest in the luxury market in China to join our company and build out our features division. This is a great opportunity to be part of a leading team delivering news and analysis about the luxury market in China. 

What you’ll do: 

  • Deliver in-depth and analytical pieces on the Chinese market
  • Work closely with editor-in-chief to develop editorial process
  • Pitch and develop stories for a target audience of globally-minded executives, entrepreneurs, and leaders in the luxury industry
  • 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

Who you are:

  • 3+ years of relevant experience
  • 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
  • Knowledge of Mandarin language a plus, but not required

About Us

Launched in 2009, Jing Daily is the leading digital publication 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.