Freshness Jobs

Positions available:

  1. Managing Editor
  2. Part Time Writer / Blogger – Sneakers or General Content
  3. Contributing Writer

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Managing Editor
Full time
Work at our Manhattan office.

Position Overview
As the managing editor you will be driving all aspects of content going up on freshnessmag.com. You are well versed in the culture of cool for young men ages 16 to 30. On a daily basis you will help curate up to 30 articles for the modern teen with products, accessories, self help and stories in the culture of cool. This is low end to high end, sneakers, shoes, accessories. Your performance will be based on the growth of this audience. Working with the two founders we will regularly restudy the growing audience, refocus and implement changes to fulfill their needs.

General Responsibilities

  • Curate up to 30 stories a day from the web, pr agencies and in-house creation.
  • Manage the team of 3-4 writers to create these 30 stories.
  • Work on important stories
  • Help drive original content

Skills and Experiences

  • Self starter who is detail oriented and resourceful
  • Must excellent knowledge on subject matters covered by Freshness, be it sneakers, art & design, men’s fashion, and others
  • A good grasp of the English language
  • Be factual and concise
  • Good writing skills, we are not the NY Times, but you should have college level writing skills and be able to write up articles on any sneaker in a neutral voice.
  • Be able to speed write a good article. Important stories need to be posted asap.
  • Photoshop knowledge (or similar photo editing program). You will need to edit photos on a daily basis.
  • Good knowledge of web based utilities, Google search, RSS, Twitter, Facebook, etc
  • Knowledge of wordpress and blogging

Pluses but not required:

  • A good eye for design and photo selection
  • Have great ideas
  • Have worked in an industry catering the modern young man.
  • English or Journalism Major / College Degree are highly recommended

(PLEASE FOLLOW ALL DIRECTIONS)

  • Please select 2 of the 3 topics below and submit your writing samples. (In the email body, no attachments please.)
    • Air Jordan 12 Retro – “Playoff”
    • Supreme x COMME des GARCONS SHIRT - Capsule Collection
    • Lamborghini Urus SUV Concept
    • Write a 4 to 6 sentence paragraph about each of the following two sneakers [sneaker #1] [sneaker # 2] in a neutral voice.
  • Include a paragraph about yourself, interests, hobbies, etc.
  • Include a recent resume (can be an attachment)
  • Subject line: Freshness Managing Editor Job

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Part Time Writer / Blogger – Sneakers or General Content
Paid By Article
Flexible Location and Schedule

Position Overview
Under the direction of the editorial team, a Part Time Editor / Blogger oversees the day-to-day digital contents up on Freshness.

General Responsibilities

  • Writing on given assignments via a timely fashion
  • Fact checking with available resources
  • Finding stories of interest. Must be a fit to Freshness core contents

Skills and Experiences

  • Self starter who is detail oriented and resourceful
  • Must have a prior knowledge on subject matters covered by Freshness, be it sneakers, art & design, men’s fashion, and others
  • A good grasp of the English language
  • Be factual and concise
  • Good writing skills, we are not the NY Times, but you should have college level writing skills and be able to write up articles on any sneaker in a neutral voice.
  • Photoshop knowledge (or similar photo editing program). You will need to edit photos on a daily basis.
  • Good knowledge of web based utilities, Google search, RSS, Twitter, Facebook, etc
  • Knowledge of wordpress and blogging

Pluses but not required:

  • A good eye for design and photo selection
  • Have worked in a sneaker store or in the sneaker industry
  • English or Journalism Major / College Degree are highly recommended

(PLEASE FOLLOW ALL DIRECTIONS)

  • Please select 2 of the 3 topics below and submit your writing samples. (In the email body, no attachments please.)
    • Air Jordan 12 Retro – “Playoff”
    • Supreme x COMME des GAR ‡ONS SHIRT – Capsule Collection
    • Lamborghini Urus SUV Concept
    • Write a 4 to 6 sentence paragraph about each of the following two sneakers [sneaker #1] [sneaker # 2] in a neutral voice.
  • Include a paragraph about yourself, interests, hobbies, etc.
  • Include a recent resume (can be an attachment)
  • Subject line: Freshness Blogger Job

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Contributing Writer
Paid By Article
Flexible Location and Schedule

Position Overview
Under the direction of the editorial team, a Contributing Writer oversees a particular segment and/or feature story on Freshness.

General Responsibilities

  • Finding stories of interest or generate related content
  • Ideas must be have initial approvals from editorial team
  • All must be a fit to Freshness core subject matters

Skills and Experiences

  • Self starter who is detail oriented and resourceful
  • Must have a prior knowledge on subject matters covered by Freshness, be it sneakers, art & design, men’s fashion, and others
  • A good grasp of the English language
  • Be factual and concise
  • Good writing skills, we are not the NY Times, but you should have college level writing skills and be able to write up articles on any sneaker in a neutral voice.
  • Photoshop knowledge (or similar photo editing program). You will need to edit photos on a daily basis.
  • Good knowledge of web based utilities, Google search, RSS, Twitter, Facebook, etc
  • Knowledge of wordpress and blogging

Pluses but not required:

  • A good eye for design and photo selection
  • Have worked in a sneaker store or in the sneaker industry
  • English or Journalism Major / College Degree are highly recommended

(PLEASE FOLLOW ALL DIRECTIONS)

  • Please select 2 of the 3 topics below and submit your writing samples. (In the email body, no attachments please.)
    • Air Jordan 12 Retro – “Playoff”
    • Supreme x COMME des GAR ‡ONS SHIRT – Capsule Collection
    • Lamborghini Urus SUV Concept
    • Write a 4 to 6 sentence paragraph about each of the following two sneakers [sneaker #1] [sneaker # 2] in a neutral voice.
  • Include a paragraph about yourself, interests, hobbies, etc.
  • Include a recent resume (can be an attachment)
  • Subject line: Freshness Contributor Job

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