Denim Reporter / Editor
Sourcing JournalNew York, NY
Full Time Job
Sourcing Journal, the most comprehensive and authoritative B2B fashion publication geared towards executives working in the apparel, textile and footwear industries is adding to staff in our offices located in either Midtown Manhattan or West Los Angeles. The ideal candidate should have a year of business reporting and writing experience in a newspaper, trade magazine, or real-time news service environment.
Do you love to write? Enjoy researching and interviewing companies around the world? Sourcing Journal is a rapidly growing publication with more than 70k readers, sales have increased 300% in the past 24 months and the Sourcing Journal team has grown 20% in the last 6 months.
Our readers rely on Sourcing Journal to navigate every aspect of the dynamic and complex apparel business, including supply chain, raw materials, sustainability, logistics, fulfillment, product development, compliance, retail and technology. With supply chain issues at an all-time high, we are busier than ever covering the global challenges facing the industry.
About the Job:
Rivet is seeking a Denim Reporter/Editor with a passion for all things indigo. The ideal candidate is one who stays ahead of the curve on emerging denim designers, fabric innovations, trends and hot topics affecting the global supply chain, while telling stories that bridge denim’s heritage and its more sustainable future.
The candidate must be an enthusiastic and organized writer/reporter that can pitch, write, and produce daily stories for both online and Rivet’s magazines. Must be a team player with strong news judgment for a B2B audience, who values the importance of presenting the facts and can identify industry-wide themes for long-form features.
This role is based out of PMC’s New York City office.
• Write accurate and concise denim-related news articles daily
• Regularly ideate original content (features, profiles, evergreens etc.) around the denim industry and related topics (sustainability, supply chain, retail, fashion etc.)
• Conduct interviews with subjects in and connected to the global denim space
• Brainstorm content ideas with Rivet executive editor for magazines, look books, Rivet 50 and more.
• Manage daily newsletters
• Assist photo shoots and brand events
• Represent Rivet at brand previews, trade shows and other events
• 2 yearsof experience as a writer at a digital/print magazine or digital news outlet
• A fast and accurate writer who can cover news on deadline as well as balance longer-lead features.
• Possesses an affinity for developing and executing a story idea, from start to finish
• Background in reporting and writing for a B2B audience a plus
It’s all About You…
At PMC, your wellness is top of mind. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to nurture you and your loved ones, including pets! Our package includes Healthcare (medical, dental, and vision) HSA with an employer contribution, FSA (Healthcare, Dependent Care & Commuter), EAP, Life Insurance, 401K with an employer match, Paid Parental Leave, Long-term Disability, generous Paid Time off (PTO), Pet Insurance, and Home & Auto insurance. Our Wellness initiatives rotate yoga, meditation, wellness weeks on a variety of topics, and financial wellness. We continuously elevate our offerings with more, for you.
About Sourcing Journal Media:
Sourcing Journal Media, LLC is the largest, most comprehensive and authoritative B2B resource for executives working in the apparel, textile and footwear industries. We produce publications and events under the Sourcing Journal and Rivet brands, empowering industry leaders with essential news, expert commentary and in-depth analysis to navigate every aspect of their business.
PMC is a leading independent global media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a passionate monthly audience of more than 310 million. Since 2004, Penske Media has been a pioneer in digital media and a platform innovator, reaching viewers on all screens across its ever-growing constellation of iconic brands, which includes Deadline, Variety, Rolling Stone, Billboard, The Hollywood Reporter, VIBE, WWD, SHE Media, Robb Report, Sportico, TVLine, BGR, ARTnews, Art in America, Fairchild Media, and Spy.com, among many others. PMC’s journalists and content creators deliver daily the most comprehensive news and information in their industries and areas of coverage, unequaled in ambition, depth and courage. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 14 countries worldwide, PMC believes companies should not only be profitable but also forces for good. To learn more about PMC, our 2% Foundation, and our portfolio of brands, please visit www.PMC.com.