We’re Hiring! Social Media Editor, Dazed Beauty

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Dazed Beauty is looking for a social media editor to join the team, working across strategy, ideation and content on its social channels

About Us  

Dazed Media is the world’s leading independent fashion and culture media brand. 25 years ago, Jefferson Hack and Rankin Waddell set up a magazine that would become a movement: Dazed & Confused. The title became a lightning rod for cultural provocation – radically reframing international style culture. Today, we are an agenda-setting publishing powerhouse and the most efficient way to reach the world’s most influential audiences. 

Dazed Media powers an ever-evolving network of premium digital channels and iconic print titles including Dazed, AnOther, Another Man, Hunger and Nowness.

About the Role

Job role: Social Media Editor, Dazed Beauty

Reporting to: Head of Content, Dazed Media

Duties, responsibilities & deliverables

  • Work with the Head of Content to implement the strategy for Dazed Beauty social media (SM) channels
  • Own and develop community management across the Dazed Beauty channels
  • Able to take ownership, proactiveness and initiative on all Dazed Beauty social platforms and social projects
  • Update the Dazed Beauty Facebook Group daily and regular postings on other Dazed Beauty Social Platforms 
  • Distribute editorial content in formats relevant for the different SM channels, implementing a social-native strategy where appropriate 
  • Edit social video for Instagram (grid and stories) and Facebook 
  • Write copy for social media posts and in response to audience in certain circumstances
  • Identify trending topics to feed back to editorial team with suggestions for how to react
  • Attend and initiate weekly meetings with relevant team members 
  • Project manage activation for all Dazed Beauty launch moments (video series, takeovers et cetera) 
  • Discuss and advise on different formats/assets at the content development stage that would enhance the effectiveness of SM postings
  • Help the Head of Digital and Audience to report on SM performance
  • Support the editorial team and commercial team with ideation, proposals and activation 

Skills, experience & personal attributes

  • Experience using Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Tumblr and Pinterest
  • Experience in video editing tools such as Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Experience using social media platforms such as Tweetdeck, Facebook Analytics and Buzzsumo
  • Understanding of digital storytelling, social distribution and analytics
  • Eager to respond quickly and occasionally at weekends/evenings when there is breaking news
  • Confident working independently and productively as a member of a collaborative team
  • Open to sharing ideas, accepting constructive feedback to benefit you, your projects and your team
  • Full of passion, energy and enthusiasm and eager to work in a fast paced environment
  • Passionate about beauty, fashion, art, youth culture, music and design
  • Great time management, attention to detail, and multitasking skills

These duties and responsibilities are indicative and not exhaustive but serve to give a realistic overview of the role and requirements. The company reserves the right to change this role description in response to the changing needs of the business. 

How to apply 

Email your CV and 1 page cover letter in PDF format letter with details of any notice period you have in your current role to jobs@dazedmedia.com with ‘DAZED Beauty Social Media Editor’ in the subject heading


* This role based in our London office
** You must have the legal right to live and work in the UK
*** No Agencies please
**** This job post will remain live until we have filled the position
***** Do to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted

Posting date: 12/11/2019