Fashion Editor resume samples

Fashion Editors oversee the creation of fashion-related content for media outlets like magazines, television shows, or websites. Skills incorporated into example resumes of Fashion Editors include consulting marquee clients on product and branding strategies, and writing trend reports, blogs, and features that cover new products and trends in the fashion and style industry. Applicants should be able to list a bachelor of arts degree in the field of journalism, fashion design or merchandising on their resumes, as well as previous internship experience at a fashion publication.


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Fashion Editor

Created the concept of the women's fashion editorial along with the desired location of the photo shoot.

  • Assisted in the casting of models for women, men, accessories and beauty.
  • Managed the pulling and styling of all models within the women's fashion and accessories editorials
  • Reviewed and chose all photographs with the women's fashion and accessories for final placement in SWATCH.
  • Collaborated with multiple photographers and models in order to create a well diverse styling environment.
CANDIDATE INFO
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Retail Merchandising And Product Development
2

Fashion Editor/social Media Manager

Managed a large staff of writers (7), editors (2), graphic designers (2), and web developers (2) to create a daily periodical that covered all things fashion, celebrity, and pop culture,

  • Planned editorial calendar that balanced a mixture of long essays, blogs, multi-page photo
  • Created a Social Media strategy that focused on interaction and engagement and yielded
  • Conceived, created, and produced a daily web series (filmed, produced, and edited in house)
CANDIDATE INFO
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Business Administration
3

Fashion Editor and Columnist

Produced and developed bi-weekly fashion column regarding current fashion related news and trends.

  • Researched current fashion trends using on-line sources and social media sites
  • Collaborated with Chief Editor for section topics and content approval
  • Answered fashion advice questions given by readers
CANDIDATE INFO
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
English, Creative Writing
4

Assistant to Fashion Editor, Alexa Winner

Prepared request letters on behalf of the Fashion Editor to modeling agencies, public relations
firms and show rooms.

  • Met with designers on behalf of Fashion Editor.
  • Photographed events featured on the magazine website.
  • Assisted in casting models for photo shoots with the stylists.
  • Edited editorial photo shoots submitted by photographers and stylists.
  • Researched clothing and accessory items, runway photos and celebrities to be featured in the magazine.
  • Delivered and returned items from local designers and public relations firms.
CANDIDATE INFO
2
years in
workforce
2
months
at this job
BBA
Fashion Marketing And Management
5

New York Contributing Fashion Editor

  • Pitched ideas and concepts editorial stories for both fashion and bridal editorial spreads (bridal on a quarterly basis)
  • Established and maintained relationships with luxury showrooms and high end fashion houses for sample requests
  • Selected, organized and managed creative teams
  • Produced and art directed 10-14 page fashion editorials (incl. covers) with full credits for both fashion and bridal editorial spreads
  • Worked closely alongside photographer to edit photos, refine photos and review pagination of selected photos
CANDIDATE INFO
11
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Fashion Styling
BA
Communications
Fine Arts
6

FASHION EDITOR, STYLIST, and CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Assisted several preeminent Fashion Stylists, Editors and Creative Directors (as 1st assistant) and contributed creatively to concept, produce, coordinate and style various editorial, advertising campaigns, and special projects.

  • Researched market and discovered new talent/vendors
  • Scheduled and attended showroom appointments
  • Made sample requests from both American and European markets
  • Researched and prepared inspiration/story boards and lead pre-production meetings with clients
  • Assisted in fashion editing, creative direction, and on-set styling
  • Made personal shopping, red-carpet wardrobe selections and conducted fittings for celebrity clients
  • Acted as liaison between Stylist, and Director/Producer/ Client
  • Managed and trained other assistants
CANDIDATE INFO
16
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
7

Online Shopping & Fashion Editor

  • Studied fashion trends and identified topics to publish on outblush.com.
  • Developed an editorial voice to advertise price promotions for major retailers on bargainist.com
  • Remained current on price promotions for both national brands and small vendors.
  • Curated content for online shopping sites Tjoos, Ultimate Coupons and Deal Locker.
  • Contributed to SEO content projects which increased traffic by 43%.
CANDIDATE INFO
6
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BA
Professional Communications &french
8

Fashion Editor and Writer

Authored articles and developed concepts for bridal and fashion style sections

  • Planned, produced, and styled all aspects of photo shoots for accompanying articles. Cast models, found and secured locations,
  • Established and maintained relationships with shop owners and retail personnel
  • Negotiated rental contracts
CANDIDATE INFO
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
9

Contributor Fashion Editor Assistant

  • Coordinated garment retrievals from showrooms and/or designer ateliers.
  • Assist with the set-up of the sample closet ensuring all garments are arranged according to the stories.
  • Organize garments and arranged transportation for garments and for the magazine team.
  • Collaborated with the fashion stylist and/or editor in dressing, fitting and styling of the models, celebrities or talent.
  • Managed and created invoices and arranged payments.
CANDIDATE INFO
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Digital Graphic Design
10

Fashion Editor/retail Trend Consultant

Oversaw research and development of all RTW trends related to women's designer, young designer, and contemporary markets for domestic and international retail clients

  • Wrote copy and laid out trend pages for published monthly reports and in-person presentations
  • Oversaw special projects for retail executives and senior buyers related to product development,
  • Managed editorial and art team for presentations; hired and managed assistant editors
CANDIDATE INFO
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Philosophy And Literature

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