YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is the world’s leading online luxury fashion retailer. The Group is a Global company with Anglo-Italian roots, the result of a game-changing merger between YOOX GROUP and THE NET -A-PORTER GROUP in 2015.
Studio Production produces world-class visual assets for NET-A-PORTER, MR PORTER, YOOX, THE OUTNET and ONLINE FLAGSHIP STORES Powered by YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP. Operating from our London HQ and US studio in New Jersey as well as Italian centres for excellences, our team includes Studio Coordinators, Product Library, Styling, Size and Fit, Photography, Video, Retouch, Product Editorial and Translations teams, with many working across a combination of all Group’s websites each week.
The Product Editorial team are now seeking a talented Product Sub Editor to join the team based in our offices in London. Reporting into the Chief Sub Editor, you will be tasked with ensuring all products on NET-A-PORTER are described in an accurate manner, in clear and concise English and represent the brand’s ethos. This role involves proofing all information which appears on the product pages and maintaining levels of accuracy.
“We are the voice of the NET-A-PORTER GROUP’s shop floor, speaking to our customers directly from every product page. We are their most trusted style advisor and fashion confidante. We research, write, edit, translate and publish informed, accurate and innovative copy in four languages, from two locations.” Product Editorial team
Copy check uploads on both the CMS and live site, working to tight deadlines to ensure all product descriptions are well-written in a concise, accurate and informative manner, showcasing all relevant key details.
Sub copy details, checking accuracy of copy against images as well as grammar, spelling etc.
Ensure that all editorial content across product pages reflects the aims, values and house style of NET-A-PORTER.
Check accuracy of upload by checking all click-through functionality, size and fit tabs and dropdowns on the product page.
Maintain & contribute to the NET-A-PORTER Style Guide.
Conduct regular audits of the site to check for consistency and accuracy.
Update live copy with amend requests from RCs, Stock Comparison teams and Buyers.
Attend writer feedback sessions.
Support Product Editors in development and training exercises.
Assist with DLP (Designer Landing Page) audits and seasonal updates.
Contribute ideas for product page development.
Various ad hoc duties.
Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, English, Fashion Studies or related subject.
Previous experience in proof-reading and sub-editing in a fashion ecommerce environment.
Experience with CMS.
Sound knowledge of fashion, designers and trends.
Excellent organisation and communication skills.
Excellent grammar skills and ability to adapt to house style.
Excellent time-management skills; can manage a high volume of work at a fast pace.
A team player who will enjoy working in a large team.
Here are just a few of the amazing perks you will receive as an employee at the YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP:
Our famous Staff discount
Exclusive staff sales
Season ticket loan or cycle to work scheme
Matched contribution pension
You will work four days a week between Monday and Friday (37.5 hours per week).
From the moment you walk through our doors and join the YOOX NET-A-PORTER team we are committed to making your journey with us inspirational and evolutionary.
If you are passionate, committed and thrive in a collaborative and fast-paced environment, then please apply with a CV and covering letter.
YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is an equal opportunities employer, if you require any reasonable adjustments to complete your application, please do not hesitate to advise us accordingly.