Assistant Editor, Fashion Writing

Santa Monica, CA, USA
Posted 19 hours ago
Full timeRetail

About The Company

Gwyneth Paltrow launched goop from her kitchen as a homespun weekly newsletter. It’s grown a lot since then; goop is a lifestyle platform encompassing curated products and content about beauty, wellness, fashion, food, and home. Pioneering the contextual commerce platform, goop allows readers to shop with meaning. goop is one of the rare places on the web where food, shopping, and mindfulness collide—where the ever-evolving intent is to make every choice count. We’re all resource-strapped, so goop hopes to surface the very best experiences, recipes, products, and advice.

About You

You are a strong, efficient writer who can write concise, accurate, and engaging copy. You have a deep interest in, and understanding of, fashion. You can quickly learn to work collaboratively and translate the fashion team’s market notes and vision into clear, service-oriented copy that reflects the brand’s aesthetic.

About the Role

As the Assistant Editor, you will write product copy for our multi-brand fashion inventory and our own collection G. Label by goop. You’ll also be responsible for writing some fashion editorials. You will report to the senior editor on the content team, working closely with the buying team, the fashion team, and the marketing team.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Write product copy for fashion products (clothing, shoes, bags, jewelry), working with merch ops and buyers to ensure accuracy of copy, brand messaging, and service to reader.
  • Write product copy for monthly G. Label launches, working with design team and senior editor.
  • Write fashion editorials as assigned (usually two to three per month), working closely with our creative fashion director, fashion market editors, and senior editor on concepts and ideas.
  • Write copy for miscellaneous events collateral, store signage, custom ad units, and other assets as needed.

Qualifications & Experience

  • 2+ years of professional writing experience, preferably with an editorial fashion focus.
  • Curious and engaged with the world of fashion.
  • Ability to concept and write engaging fashion editorial content that is both aspirational and actionable.
  • Comfortable tracking varied deadlines, working efficiently and proactively, and taking initiative to get ahead of roadblocks before they arise.
  • Experience writing fashion week coverage or trend reports is a plus.


  • Compensation: $50,000 - $65,000 + Equity. This is a full-time exempt role. Please note that this range represents the low and high end of the anticipated base salary range for the Los Angeles, CA based position. Goop, in good faith, reasonably expects to pay the position within this salary range. Goop provides the salary range in compliance with all applicable federal, state and local laws. The actual base salary will depend on numerous factors such as: experience, training, knowledge and skills, and if the location of the job changes.
  • Benefits: Generous health benefits package, fertility benefits and paid parental leave.
  • Perks: “goopcation” paid company summer break, generous goop discounts, special offers with brand partners, access to custom lifestyle resources and events, and a beautiful work space in Santa Monica
  • Work Philosophy: At goop we believe that creativity, innovation and camaraderie are essential to our business, our culture and our employee’s growth and development. With our Hybrid Work Policy, we are committed to promoting collaboration, productivity and employee well-being by maximizing the benefits of both in-person and remote work. We are in office Tuesdays and Thursdays, as well as Mondays for those within a 15-mile radius of our Santa Monica office.

goop is an Equal Opportunity Employer. goop does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. All information provided by the applicant is collected, stored and processed in accordance with the terms of our CCPA Notice for Job Candidates.

  • Job Disclosures: No applicant disclosures related to physical requirements or ADA-related considerations are relevant for this role
  • Application Requirements: All applicants will be reviewed through Greenhouse submission. Direct submissions to the People Operations Team members will not be reviewed separately.
  • Candidate Requirements: Applicant must have US work authorization.

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