GQ is Seeking Fashion Editor Responsible for Creating, Advising and Executing Fashion Content Across the GQ Brand
As a member of Conde Nast’s Global Fashion Network, the GQ Fashion Editor is responsible for creating, advising and executing fashion content across the GQ brand and its platforms including print, digital, video, social. They also lend their expertise in styling shoots as well as e-commerce projects and special events. This role works closely with the Fashion Director and Associate Fashion Director on supporting these initiatives.
- Build and maintain fashion brand relationships; act as a liaison between GQ and fashion brands, designers, and PR agencies, communicating their latest initiatives, seasonal messaging, and product launches to the appropriate internal teams (styling, editorial, social, video, etc.) for appropriate editorial opportunities.
- Work closely with the Associate Fashion Director of GQ to manage fashion market operations; includes ensuring efficient fashion market coverage across GQ’s fashion team and coordinating with stylists, talent department and photo department on fashion direction and market coverage for all fashion shoots.
- Work as a stylist on fashion shoots - both print and digital - with experience in this field
- Oversee specific assigned fashion markets, including calling in samples for shoots.
- In collaboration with the GQ Fashion Director and Associate Fashion Director, manage and maintain priority fashion brands and collection coverage for each season. Organize regular fashion department meetings to manage fashion coverage strategy.
- Manage fashion department contributions to GQ brand extensions like quarterly Best Stuff Box and GQ Recommends.
- Act as brand representative at relevant events and appointments in the worlds of fashion, entertainment, culture.
Desired skills & qualifications
- 3-5 years experience styling for major fashion publications/outlets
- Ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines
- Extremely organized
- Excellent communication skills
- Deep interest in men’s style and fashion market