The RealReal Home & Art Editor in Secaucus, New Jersey

The RealReal is leading the way in authenticated luxury consignment, online and in real life at our brick and mortar locations. Founded in 2011, we’re growing fast and fundamentally changing the way people buy and sell luxury — a multi-billion dollar industry. With a team of in-house experts who inspect every item we sell, our commitment to authenticity sets us apart and creates a foundation of trust with shoppers and consignors. Our mission to extend the lifecycle of luxury items is leading innovation in sustainable fashion. We’re proud to promote the circular economy and to be the first luxury member of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s prestigious CE100 USA.

Employees at The RealReal are dedicated, collaborative and innovative, and we’re looking for exceptional talent to join our team. Build your career with us and enjoy 401K matching, health, dental and vision insurance, commuter flex spending, healthcare flex spending, generous PTO, a mother’s room, flexible work hours and Friday bagels!

The Home & Art Editor at The RealReal will be responsible for ensuring quality of merchandise listings, delivering expert product knowledge internally/externally and liaising with styling/merchandising in an effort to expand this highly specialized division of our business. By gaining hands-on familiarity with our product, and conducting in-depth analyses of the luxury e-commerce landscape our Editor will continue to elevate our Home & Art experience . Industry knowledge, eye for detail and design, and excellent communication skills are essential to the role. This person will report to the Manager of Production & Copy.

  • Evaluating descriptions, product names and overall quality of listings for product created daily.

  • Strong knowledge of classic and contemporary home decor, interior accents, art/artists.

  • Checking and editing product descriptions in daily flash sales

  • Collaborating with merchandising/copywriting teams to maintain site style standards and internal guides

  • Coaching new copywriting team members.

  • Researching and advising on brands/designers/artists.

  • Liaising between Receiving, Merchandising, Customer Service/Consignor Relations and Product Styling

  • Assisting copy editing and development teams in innovations and updates for processing and publishing items to the site

  • Hands-on QC of select inventory to ensure accuracy and consistency among listings.

Requirements

  • 3-5 years industry experience

  • Vast knowledge of decor, furniture and art

  • A keen eye for catching typos, spelling mistakes, errors and inconsistencies

  • Strong organizational skills and flexibility

  • Impeccable 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 as well as in a team environment collaborating with others

Benefits

Employees at The RealReal are dedicated, collaborative and innovative, and we’re looking for exceptional talent to join our team. Build your career with us and enjoy 401K matching, health, dental and vision insurance, commuter flex spending, healthcare flex spending, generous PTO, a mother’s room, flexible work hours and Friday bagels!

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