The RealReal Copy Editor - Watches in Secaucus, New Jersey

The RealReal is the country’s largest online luxury consignment marketplace. Founded in 2011, we are growing rapidly and have established ourselves as the leader in online consignment sales of designer fashion, handbags, fine jewelry & watches, and art. In addition to winning POSH and Fashpreneur Awards, The RealReal has been featured on The Today Show, USA Today, Fortune, Glamour, and Elle.

Location: Secaucus, NJ


  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or 5 years industry experience in lieu of degree.

  • 1-2 years' experience in a watch-related position, multi-brand experience preferred

  • Experience writing in professional or academic setting preferred

  • Those with English majors, auction cataloguing, or technical writing experience encouraged to apply.

  • Experience with high-value luxury brands


  • Edit product descriptions to include SEO and industry driven curated content.

  • Review & edit all watch product for image and copy integrity.

  • Collaborate with copywriting team to maintain accurate and consistent brand voice.

  • Ensure accuracy of product information on customer-facing platforms.

  • Coach copywriting team members on product knowledge for watches.

  • Liaison between Merchandising, Operations, Horologists, Customer Service and Consignor Relations.

  • Advise upon and innovate copywriting process/ product description formats as needed.


  • Strong knowledge of both iconic watch brands and new industry trends/players.

  • An editor's eye for catching typos, spelling mistakes, errors and inconsistencies.

  • Fluency in nomenclature of watch models, movements, materials etc.

  • Strong organizational skills and flexibility.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Proficiency in Excel and Google docs.

  • Ability to learn new software quickly.

  • Capacity to work independently and with minimal supervision.

  • A proven track record as a motivated self-starter.

  • Comfortable presenting in a meeting environment.

  • Ability to collaborate with others.


TheRealReal offers competitive salary, stock options, 401k with company match and a full menu of benefits. Join our team and make some history!

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