Jobs

1. PRODUCT DESIGNER

Jing Group is the world’s leading cross border media company with editorial prowess across several brands — jingdaily.com, contentcommerceinsider.com, and jingculturecommerce.com. Our mission is to empower West with East and East with West collaboration, commerce, and finance by illuminating cultural distinctions first. Our writing more particularly covers retail, financial, and content strategies deployed for the Chinese consumer.

Our team members bring a sheet passion for Jing’s vision and mission, and contribute powerful distinctions that add material value. Our leadership comprises a successfully exited publishing CEO, blue chip executives, and serial tech entrepreneurs.

Jing Group is hiring a brilliant team of publishing thinkers and technologists to help achieve a bountiful two year company roadmap that expands Jing’s reach, influence, and capabilities significantly. We are launching our own publishing platform, various digital subscription products across our current and upcoming brands.

Your chief directive will be to take ownership of Jing Group’s UX and UI thesis, build out, and KPI iterations. Your domain will consist of designing the publishing and homepage tools, high conversion newsletters and funnels, and visual identity and experience of our various brands. An atomic modular design framework will be key in creating a foundational platform that serves a wide range of editorial voice, audience, and value propositions.

You will work with cross functional leadership to understand their needs, values and goals, and will translate that into a robust publishing platform with sharp design. The role would start as a contract role with the sincere intention of employing full time with valuable incentives if the right fit is found. Ideally, this candidate can bring in years of learning, best practices, and wisdom from prior work with a blue chip digital publisher.

Required knowledge and qualifications: 

  • A product designer at an established publishing company
  • A link to your online portfolio in your resume. Your application will not be considered without a portfolio
  • Minimum 4-6 years experience in web and mobile design
  • Expertise in preparing spec files in Figma or Zeplin
  • Strong understanding of design frameworks, responsive design, and designing to browser and mobile constraints
  • Proven success in developing, testing, and deploying multiple websites with the ability to execute quick iterations to test theories and designs, using experience, analytics and data for decision making.

Application:

Please send a resume and cover letter, including a link to your portfolio, to product@jingdaily.com with the subject line “Product Designer”.


2. PRODUCT MANAGER

Jing Group is the world’s leading cross border media company with editorial prowess across several brands — jingdaily.com, contentcommerceinsider.com, and jingculturecommerce.com. Our mission is to empower West with East and East with West collaboration, commerce, and finance by illuminating cultural distinctions first. Our writing more particularly covers retail, financial, and content strategies deployed for the Chinese consumer.

Our team members bring a sheet passion for Jing’s vision and mission, and contribute powerful distinctions that add material value. Our leadership comprises a successfully exited publishing CEO, blue chip executives, and serial tech entrepreneurs.

Jing Group is hiring a brilliant team of publishing thinkers and technologists to help achieve a bountiful two year company roadmap that expands Jing’s reach, influence, and capabilities significantly. We are launching our own publishing platform, various digital subscription products across our current and upcoming brands.

Your chief directive will be to inherit, augment, and grow the vision, value proposition, and customer base of our content and service products. This would include enhancing, validating, and invalidating some portion of the initial hypotheses, projected total addressable market (TAM), and product features originally proposed by leadership.

You will work with cross functional leadership to understand their needs, values and goals, and will translate that into robust digital content subscription products. Technical product management experience is highly preferred. The role would start as a contract role with the sincere intention of employing full time with valuable incentives if the right fit is found. Ideally, this candidate can bring in years of learnings, best practices, and wisdom from working prior with a blue chip digital publisher.

Required knowledge and qualifications: 

  • A product manager at an established publishing company
  • Deep experience with building, launching, and maintaining content management systems
  • Deep experience with marketing, monetizing, and advancing content subscription products
  • Manage and customize software development processes
  • Ability to present a defined perspective / opinion based on competitive research and landscape
  • Minimum 3-5 yeas experience in web production / product management

Application:

Please send a resume and cover letter to product@jingdaily.com with the subject line “Product Manager”.


3. SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER

Jing Daily is looking for a smart, creative and strategic Social Media Manager to help grow the brand’s social footprint across Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Twitter, and TikTok. The ideal candidate will have experience in visual storytelling, an entrepreneurial mindset and the ability to work cross-functionally while managing various projects. They will also have deep knowledge and passion for social activations specific to Luxury, Culture, eCommerce, and Fashion from a global lens, but with a specific focus on China. In addition to this, an interest in digital trends followed by luxury brands doing business in Asia is vital.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Write, schedule, and optimize daily social posts across multiple platforms
  • Contribute to commerce strategy with thoughtful social activations and a creative approach to packaging
  • Commission and edit content with an elevated aesthetic and clear storyboard where appropriate
  • Maintain and communicate defined brand voice, visual aesthetic, and mission to internal and external contact
  • Pitch social angles and social-extension ideas that align with editorial objectives
  • Support Jing events via social distribution including collaboration on visuals, messaging, and calendar management
  • Partner with Analytics lead to improve and refine reach across all social platforms
  • Find and nurture relationships with creators focused on increasing reach and growing brand awareness
  • Work closely with editorial, marketing, and business development team to ideate and execute on social-focused initiatives

Please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@jingdaily.com with the subject line “Socia Media Manager”.


4. EDITOR, BRAND PARTNERSHIP

Jing Daily is the world’s leading cross border media company with editorial prowess across several brands. Our mission is to empower West and East collaboration, commerce, and finance by illuminating market distinctions. Our writing more particularly covers retail, financial and content strategies deployed for the Chinese consumer. 

We are bringing together a brilliant team of publishing thinkers to help Jing achieve a bountiful two year company roadmap that expands Jing’s reach, influence and capabilities. Your chief directive will be to inherit, augment and grow the vision, value proposition and customer base of our content and service products. This would include working with our editorial and business development team to drive business opportunities, and explore potential partnerships. You will be involved in all aspects of brand partnership management from outreach and building proposals to managing campaigns. You will also contribute to production of brand partnership articles written by Jing’s editorial team and lead writing of articles as necessary.

The ideal candidate is creative and strategic minded, hyper-collaborative and business driven, with ability to adapt different approaches based on subject matter/market/audience, and with relevant work experience in brand partnership focused writing.

What you’ll do: 

  • Responsible for online & traditional advertising spaces across all of Jing’s media properties 
  • Manage advertising campaigns, build proposals and customize ideas for clients
  • Oversee production of sponsored products including content for articles, webinars, and additional programming 
  • Define and develop new business opportunities with advertisers and agencies, specifically in the fashion and lifestyle verticals
  • Work with the Creative and Editorial teams to successfully manage and execute advertising campaigns from beginning to end
  • Proactively research and update yourself on new online marketing sales trends and ideas 

Who you are:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills over email and phone 
  • Experience writing and editing at a journalistic level
  • Able to work independently and effectively is a must
  • A go-getter and time-efficient individual 
  • You take a business approach, able to understand the relationship between creative and business goals to produce brand aligned contents. 
  • Organized and comfortable in taking initiative. 
  • Professional experience in brand partnership management with strong analytical skills
  • Preferable with knowledge of digital marketing industry trends

Preferred, but not required:

  • Publishing experience
  • Luxury experience
  • Chinese language skills

Please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@jingdaily.com with the subject line “Editor, Brand Partnership”.


5. EDITORIAL INTERNSHIP

Jing Daily is seeking an Editorial intern to be based out of its New York office. The position will report to the Managing Editor and is a great opportunity for talented students or recent graduates interested in the business side of luxury, fashion, and lifestyle in China. The intern will have the chance to pitch original story ideas and build his/her portfolio, as well as be a part of a fast-growing company that poses endless learning opportunities.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Identifying relevant China luxury industry topics in the news and on major social media platforms from both Chinese- and English-language sources, pitching the news to Managing Editor to either be part of daily news briefing or a fuller story idea
  • Assist with managing editorial calendar – filling out the days with discussed story ideas
  • Providing research, transcription and fact-checking assistance to editorial team
  • Assist with contacting sources for quotes + expanding source pool — reaching out to new credible companies for case studies, research etc.
  • Writing assigned articles and pitching story ideas (typically 1 written story per week)
  • Uploading stories, photos, and multimedia through WordPress, assisting with SEO fields and formatting, sourcing photos
  • Conduct research on Chinese media, subscribers, and assist the Chinese Content Manager in identifying optimization opportunities.
  • Share ideas and participate in team meetings

Qualifications:

  • Excellent written English with web-based writing experience, and ability to read/conduct research in Chinese
  • An interest in luxury, business, and fashion trends in the China market
  • Social-media savvy – experience with Chinese social media such as Sina Weibo and WeChat
  • Passionate about being on the pulse of news, especially news from China, as well as emerging business and consumer trends
  • Experience with a content management system (especially WordPress) a plus; basic html knowledge a plus
  • Available now with a minimum commitment of three months preferred, intern will have a regular, in-office schedule to adhere to standard working hours

Application:

Please send a resume, cover letter and 3 samples of your writing to jobs@jingdaily.com with the subject line “Editorial Internship”.


6. CONTENT MARKETING INTERNSHIP

Jing Daily is looking for a Content Marketing intern to be based out of our New York office. The position will  assist in Jing Daily’s marketing and social media efforts. A business or marketing background is preferred, passion for the luxury market and familiarity with Chinese social media platforms is a plus. The successful candidate will work closely with the managing editor to improve Jing Daily’s media reach.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Translate articles from both English to Chinese and from Chinese to English
  • Assist in data collection and organization efforts, luxury industry reports and events research
  • Ensure all SEO fields are always filled out in WordPress, help with formatting when necessary
  • Social media management, maintaining daily social media activities 
  • Manage and expand Jing Daily’s presence on Chinese social platforms such as WeChat
  • Be on the lookout for post comments / engagement on social media
  • Assist in identifying and researching prospective content partners
  • Assist in implementation of partners benefits
  • Help brainstorm and implement outreach and solicitation strategies via creative content marketing and social media campaigns 
  • Share ideas and participate in team meetings

Qualifications:

  • Strong written and verbal communication in English, and Chinese language is a plus
  • Experience with both Chinese-English and English-Chinese translation
  • Strong social media skills, including Weibo and WeChat
  • Familiarity with a content management system (especially WordPress) a plus; basic html knowledge a plus
  • Strong organizational and follow-up skills, attention to details
  • Ability to multitask under multiple deadlines
  • Marketing and business background preferred
  • Knowledge of the luxury business is a plus
  • Available now with a minimum commitment of three months preferred, intern will have a regular, in-office schedule to adhere to standard working hours

Please send a resume and cover letter to jobs@jingdaily.com with the subject line “Content Marketing Internship”.


7. BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT INTERNSHIP

Jing Daily is looking for a Business Development intern to assist with Marketing and Sales Outreach in a time of rapid growth. The main purpose of this role is to assist in driving and increasing sales and promotions to agencies and brand clients looking to tap into the China market. The Business Development intern will also be responsible for developing our reputation as a “go-to” source for media on Chinese business, culture and luxury topics while developing our global readership. This role sits within the Business Development and Marketing Teams and will play an essential part in the growth strategy in this team. This is an exceptional opportunity to become part of an innovative, fast-moving company, on an exciting journey to further engage a loyal and passionate community.

As an intern, you will gain valuable, on-the-job experience in a fast-paced, creative environment. You will work closely with a small team and report directly to the Publisher.

The internship requires commitment of at least 3 days per week and will start immediately.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining and organizing contacts database
  • Assist in identifying and researching prospective clients / sponsors
  • Help brainstorm and implement outreach and solicitation strategies
  • Perform research and market analysis activities
  • Assist in identifying and researching prospective event and content partners
  • Coordinating media and client enquiries
  • Drafting and editing copy for outreach correspondence, newsletters and media materials
  • Assisting with ongoing and new marketing campaigns
  • Research industry trends and staying up-to-date on current events

Qualifications:

  • Extremely well organized, Energetic, Self-motivated and Forward-thinking
  • Majoring in Communications, Marketing, Management, or Journalism
  • Excellent English verbal and writing skills
  • Must have Chinese language proficiency
  • Good understanding of the changing media landscape and modern storytelling
  • Strong organizational and follow-up skills, attention to details
  • An eye for design and a creative mindset
  • Ability to multitask under multiple deadlines
  • Knowledge of the luxury business is a plus

Applications:

Please send a resume and cover letter to jobs@jingdaily.com with the subject line “BD Internship”.


8. TRANSLATOR

Jing Daily is currently seeking a part-time translator in our New York office. This position is ideal for a recent graduate who is fluent in Chinese and English. The translator will translate daily news, working closely with our marketing team to improve Jing Daily’s media reach in both China and US markets.

We are looking for a candidate that can commit to 20 hours per week. There would be the opportunity to extend to a full-time position.

Responsibilities: 

  • Translating articles from English to Chinese and Chinese to English
  • Assist with Chinese social media, including Weibo and WeChat 
  • Be on the lookout for post comments / engagement shared to Jing Daily’s official Weibo and WeChat accounts
  • Provide Chinese-language research assistance to contributors  

Qualifications: 

  • Experience with both Chinese-English and English-Chinese translation 
  • Prior English-Chinese translation training is a plus 
  • Ability to translate spoken Chinese in to written English 
  • Strong facility with translations that are both accurate and read well in terms of common usage
  • Experience with WeChat operations 
  • Ability to translate based on marketing context 
  • An interest in  business, luxury, film and travel in the China market a plus 
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced working environment 

Application: 

Please send a resume, cover letter and previous translation sample in PDF format to jobs@jingdaily.com with the subject line “Jing Daily Translator”.


About Jing Daily
Launched in 2009, Jing Daily is the leading authority for daily news and analysis on luxury consumer trends in the China market. Brands, marketers, entrepreneurs, and individuals seeking to understand the complex and rapidly evolving Chinese consumer market look to Jing Daily for fresh and accurate insights.