The Underwear Expert is a men’s underwear blog launched in January 2012 by prominent underwear industry executive Michael Kleinmann.
The Underwear Expert is the ultimate online destination for men’s underwear content. Launched in January 2012 by a prominent underwear industry executive, The Underwear Expert is the only reliable source for accurate men’s underwear news, releases, trend analysis and reviews. We also feature underwear model interviews and photos, celebrity underwear news and tons more. Join our exciting start-up and help change the men’s underwear industry! We have a dynamic, exciting office environment in the exclusive, hip, neighborhood of West Chelsea in Manhattan right near the High Line and a casual dress code; plus, and all the free underwear you could ever want.
We are growing everyday and are looking for a start-up minded writer to join our small editorial team for a newly created Staff Writer position. The Staff Writer will manage, write and package photo content, product reviews and celebrity news as well as contribute feature articles to the website. This position reports to our Sr. Editor and works very closely with the Founder / Editor-in-Chief.
This is an exciting time at The Underwear Expert, and we’re looking for a career minded individual who wants to join us for a fun ride as we change the way people consume information about men’s underwear through innovation and content creation. We love what we do and are looking for someone who doesn’t just want a job — but is looking for a career that they can be passionate about.
The ideal candidate will have most of the following:
1-2 years writing experience for an online publication
Editorial management skills
News reporting experience
Understanding of blogging and social media
Familiarity with WordPress or other CMS
Experience with SEO
Interview and research skills
Knowledge of AP style guide
Experience in men’s fashion
An excellent eye for great photos and content
The ability to think outside the box
Immaculate organizational skills
The ideal candidate will also have knowledge of the men’s underwear industry, be an underwear fanatic, or learn very quickly.
For consideration, please e-mail resume, salary requirements, a writing sample and tell us why you think you’re the right person for the job! Please use subject line: Staff Writer and send to email@example.com. We are looking to hire immediately.
INTERNSHIPS (Writers, Marketing, Video Production/Editing)
The Underwear Expert is currently looking to fill fashion internships with ambitious students studying journalism, fashion, marketing or retail that are ready to put their skills to good use. Nowadays, men’s underwear is one of the most prominent (not to mention exciting) parts of the men’s fashion industry, and The Underwear Expert will provide many opportunities to further your experience; you’re guaranteed to have fun doing it, too. From editorial duties to overseeing exciting marketing campaigns, spending your fashion internship with us will give you plenty of hands on experience.
The ideal candidate for this fashion internship will be VERY comfortable and EXCITED about the subject matter (men’s underwear).
You will get hands on experience in:
- Photo editing.
- Image curating.
- Administrative tasks.
- Detail oriented.
- Quick learner.
- Great phone presence.
- Technology savvy.
- Mac savvy.
This internship requires you receive school credit; current students able to receive credit will only be considered. Please send resume and a cover letter detailing interest in the subject matter, to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please use subject lines: Internship.
What we’re looking for: A network of savvy, witty and intelligent freelance writers who will pitch articles to us and / or take assignments.
Who we’re looking for: Writers and bloggers with experience in men’s fashion, men’s underwear, celebrity gossip, viral content, SEO and content management systems. That said, we’re happy to accept writing samples from anyone!
What amateurs get: Credited byline and some free underwear here and there.
What professionals get: Credited byline, potential syndication and article stipend.
Interested applicants should send two writing samples (published work preferred) and a brief summary of why we should consider you and why you’re the guy/girl for the job.
Please send resume and a cover letter to email@example.com. Please use subject line: Contributing Writer.