South China Morning Post is a leading news media company that has reported on China and Asia for more than a century with global impact. Founded in 1903, SCMP is headquartered in Hong Kong, where it is the city’s newspaper of record. Our teams span across Asia and the United States, working together to connect with news consumers around the world. We are committed to informing and inspiring through journalism of the highest standards. Our vision is to “Elevate Thought”, and our mission is to “Lead the global conversation about China”.

Against the backdrop of shifting discovery and consumption behaviours, SCMP reaches users across distributed media platforms including scmp.com, smartphone and tablet apps, social media and messaging platforms, as well as our flagship newspaper. Additionally, SCMP is Asia’s leading magazine publisher with a portfolio of premium lifestyle and fashion titles including Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Esquire, Harper’s BAZAAR and The PEAK. We are also home to cpjobs.com, a big data-powered recruitment platform that matches jobseekers with their dream jobs.

Beauty Editor (Ref: COBL-HPL-BE)

 

Job Responsibilities:

 

  • Organize, write and edit content to the assigned areas of Cosmopolitan and the related spin-off titles, in an informative and interesting way.
  • Interview and write feature stories with celebrities, industry KOL or public figures.
  • Partner with designers, photographers and videographers to obtain photos, video and other visual content when appropriate to the coverage and packaging of that content.
  • Develop and create content for website and social media platform.
  • Liaise with and edit copy of freelance writers.
  • Work with sales and marketing departments to create and edit promotional content.

 

Job Requirements:

 

  • Degree holder or equivalent.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in magazine editorial of beauty, fashion and lifestyle preferable.
  • Strong relationships with a network of freelance writers, stylists and industry experts.
  • Significant knowledge of beauty topics, as well as a broad knowledge of topical interests in women’s magazines.
  • Exceptional writing/editing, communication and research skills are essential, as are self-motivation and the ability to meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently.

 

Candidate with less experience will be considered as Assistant Beauty Editor.

 

 

Interested parties please send curriculum vitae with full career details, salary history, availability and expected salary to the Human Resources Division, G/F – 3/F, 1 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong or by email to career@scmp.com. Please mark "Private & Confidential" and quote reference.

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