Jobs

1. EDITORIAL INTERNSHIP

Jing Daily is seeking an editorial intern to be based out of its New York office. The position will report to the Associate 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.

Major responsibilities include, but 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 Associate 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 for being on the pulse of news, especially news from China, as well as emerging business and consumer trends
  • Available now with a minimum commitment of three months preferred, intern will have a regular, in-office schedule to adhere to with standard working hours
  • Experience with a content management system (especially WordPress) a plus; basic html knowledge a plus

Application

Please send the following to jobs@jingdaily.com:

    • Attach a resume or CV
    • 3 samples of your writing
    • Provide links to your social media accounts

2. MARKETING INTERNSHIP

Jing Daily is looking for a summer marketing intern to assist its marketing and social media efforts. A business or marketing background is preferred, passion for the luxury market, familiarity with Chinese social media platforms is a plus. The successful candidate will work closely with the Associate Publisher.

Responsibilities:

  • Translate articles both from 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
  • Be on the lookout for post comments / engagement on social media
  • Assist in identifying and researching prospective clients / sponsors
  • Help brainstorm and implement outreach and solicitation strategies
  • Assist in implementation of partners benefits
  • Work with partners and staff to gather and synthesize audience/demographic data
    and related statistics and marketing related data for marketing materials
  • Share ideas and participate in team meetings

Qualifications:

  • Strong written and verbal communication in English, and Chinese language is a plus
  • Strong Social Media skills, including Weibo and WeChat
  • Strong organizational and follow up skills, attention to details
  • Ability to multi-task under multiple deadlines
  • Marketing, statistics, business background preferred
  • Knowledge of analytics platforms like Google Analytics
  • Knowledge of the luxury business is a plus

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

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.