Join the Stylus Media Group Team

Please see below for the open positions we are actively recruiting for.

We are always on the lookout for talented professionals to join our varied and dynamic team so if like us, you are passionate about innovation, send us your CV and a brief outline of what you are looking for to jobs@stylus.com.

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Database Manager

Stylus / London

The Database Manager supports and maintains key Sales and Marketing systems, data and the creation and maintenance of effective business processes. They are the key point of contact for system users within these departments, providing training, support and guidance on best practice in the application of these systems and processes.

Key Responsibilities

Database Management 

  • Improving the effectiveness of the SalesForce database
  • Segment and manage data profiling lists coupled with the ability to develop and document processes and workflows to improve campaign efficiency and effectiveness
  • Understanding and ensuring effectiveness of current and future data integrations between CRM and other systems (including apps)
  • Ensuring all the data complies with legal regulations and supporting the GDPR compliance initiative 
  • Monitoring database performance
  • Building new databases and managing data suppliers 
  • Monitoring data entry procedures

Process management and Data quality

  • Creating and amending SalesForce workflows
  • Capture and record new processes, upkeep of process documentation, and communications to affected personnel
  • Support and coordinate continual improvement in the maintenance of company data across systems

Reporting systems

  • Expert user and trainer on SalesForce. Producing regular and ad hoc reports; define, build and roll-out new reports according to business needs
  • Create and maintain Stylus reporting systems to streamline and improve transparency; continual improvement of systems used including; SalesForce, Marketo and Tableau 
  • Create and build SalesForce dashboards to support sales performance and forecasting

Inter-departmental communication 

  • Communicate CRM/data priorities to company and wider team to support effective cooperation in existing and new activities and lead on continuous improvement initiatives
  • Central point of contact for sales and marketing staff for customer-facing system issues, including investigation and resolution

Systems support and End-User training

  • Day-to-day support and maintenance of all sales and marketing systems, including user set-up and training, data accuracy and integrity, back-ups and disaster recovery processes
  • Co-ordination of sales and marketing system training and best practice documentation; co-ordination of project and system change requests log including priority and status

Business Projects

  • Undertake projects as directed by the Marketing or Sales Manager to investigate, analyse and implement change/develop functionality in line with strategic objectives; provide Managers with impact assessment / options for decision-makingAutomation support 
  • Provide technical development, delivery and support to the Marketing Team through advanced configuration, reports and workflow

Required Skills and Qualities 

  • SalesForce Administrative Level qualified as a minimum
  • Understanding of data integrations between CRMs and other systems
  • Previous experience of marketing automation systems (Marketo would be advantageous)
  • Tableau and SQL experience desirable 
  • Genuinely passionate about all things data 
  • Excellent attention to detail, with strong project management skills 
  • Good communication and teamwork skills
  • Written communication to be clear, accurate and appropriate using concise business English 
  • Excellent problem solving skills and a strong analytical approach
  • Experience in managing suppliers/agencies
  • Will have a thirst for knowledge, keep up to date and stay ahead of data and analytic trends
  • Proactive and adept at managing stakeholders.

To apply please send your CV together with a cover letter to jobs@stylus.com.

Senior Editor

Stylus / New York

We are looking for a journalist with a consumer and retail trends background to join our US content team. The Senior Editor will help to drive Stylus’ North American coverage. 

The ideal candidate will be an experienced writer, editor and researcher with an ability to pinpoint and analyze trends in consumer lifestyle across product categories and brand engagement. In-depth understanding of the US retail landscape is a must, as is an understanding of the US consumer psyche. Also essential is a good sense of how trends translate across industries, as you will work with all of Stylus’ content directories to expand our US insights. Strong communication and visual analysis skills, and the ability to take the initiative, are also important.  

Responsibilities, skills and experience:

  • Educated to at least degree level in a related discipline and/or a relevant journalism qualification, with 6-8+ years’ work experience in a relevant publishing or research environment 
  • Exceptional ideas generation and writing skills are essential; visual analysis skills a plus
  • Experience in an editorial capacity working within a fast-paced environment that requires juggling deadlines across both short and long-form content, ranging from daily blog posts and weekly reporting to long-term cross-sector trend analysis, as well as liaising closely with editors and other sections of the business
  • Will be responsible for developing US content strategy in collaboration with the rest of the US content team and in line with the Content & Creative Director’s vision and the overall business strategy 
  • The content you create, and your ability to research and report across multiple industries using established knowledge and contacts, will enhance our offering by bringing specific US insights to each Stylus directory (Retail, Food Beverage & Hospitality, Consumer Lifestyle, Fashion, Beauty, Media & Marketing, Product Design and Colour & Materials) 
  • The role includes coverage of relevant events, mostly NYC based with occasional travel. This will involve writing reports as well as speaking to experts and gathering research and inspiration for future reports
  • As a senior member of the global content team, you may occasionally represent Stylus at client meetings as well as regular Stylus and industry events 
  • Minor administrative tasks as required  

To apply, email your CV, a brief cover letter and 3 writing samples to jobs@stylus.com, together with two US trend ideas (one must be retail focused) and a sentence to explain why they might be relevant to Stylus’ members. 

Researcher, Consumer Lifestyle & Product Design

Stylus / London

The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic researcher and writer with the passion and knowledge to help develop two of Stylus’ key content sections, dedicated to tracking insights and innovations within the consumer lifestyle, product design, science and technology industries.

Strong writing and visual analysis skills are essential, as is the desire to get under the skin of a broad range of lifestyle- and tech-related subjects, stretching from demographics (Gen Z, boomers and beyond) and consumer attitudes to health and wellness and future mobility, to creating inspirational product development packs.

Experience of working in an editorial capacity within a fast-paced, hands-on environment, juggling deadlines and liaising closely with contributors and other business departments, is essential. 

We offer our clients a cross-industry viewpoint, so you’ll also have a clear understanding of the intersections between the lifestyle, design and tech industries as well as other businesses within the creative sector.

You will be comfortable supporting the rest of your team on all aspects of research and development as well as working independently on reporting, constantly bringing fresh ideas to the table. Additionally, your discerning eye, high attention to detail and knowledge of Photoshop and InDesign will be imperative to the Product Design team.   

The ideal candidates will be able to demonstrate a thorough understanding of all aspects of Stylus’ business and the needs of our subscriber base. Highly proactive, you will have great contacts, heaps of enthusiasm, and the high levels of organisation needed to work as part of a dynamic growing team.

Please upload a cover letter, CV and details of your current salary to Stylus.breathehr.com/v/z3OuooYkMRi6CZe3DNBDzA. Please also include writing samples and a list of two influences/directions that you think are currently shaping the technology landscape, and two that are shaping consumer lifestyles and attitudes. 

Strategic Account Director

Stylus / London

Stylus is looking to hire a Strategic Account Director to help grow our existing accounts across multiple verticals including Food, Beverage & Hospitality, FMCG and Beauty. 

The role requires the ability to understand marketing, growth, strategy and design issues a B2B client may have, and reinforce the Stylus product suite as a solution to these issues. 
Our clients’ requirements will often extend into advisory, so the role requires a candidate comfortable with upselling, as well as one able to cultivate longer term C-level relationships.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years B2B sales and account management experience ideally gained from selling subscriptions or consultancy into B2C companies and agencies.  

To be able to fully articulate the Stylus offering, the candidate must have a demonstrable interest in innovation, marketing, branding and design. Related experience in the Food, Beverage & Hospitality, FMCG and / or Beauty industries is preferable. Impeccable presentation and communication skills are essential.

To apply for this role please upload a cover letter, your CV and details of your current salary to Stylus.breathehr.com/v/oh5MeIxeYMmm61WUzl72Zg.

Beauty Freelancers

Stylus / London & New York

We are looking for freelance beauty writers to work with our UK and US Content teams. 

You will be an enthusiastic researcher and writer, with at least four years’ professional writing experience and specialist knowledge of tracking insights and innovations in the beauty industry.

Strong writing and visual analysis skills are essential, as is the enthusiasm to report on and research a broad range of beauty-related subjects, including ingredients, sustainability, consumer attitudes and retail/commercial concepts. Our reporting is global, but knowledge of regional markets would be a plus.

We offer our clients a cross-industry viewpoint, so you’ll enjoy the challenge of exploring the intersections between industries, with a strong focus on creativity and innovation. 

To apply please send your CV together with writing samples and a cover letter to jobs@stylus.com.

Business Development

Stylus / London & New York

Stylus is looking to hire business development professionals in London and New York with the experience and personality to grow the Stylus membership base further. 

The role requires the ability to understand marketing, growth, strategy, NPD and design issues a B2B client may have, and position Stylus as a solution to these issues. 

Our clients’ requirements will often extend into advisory, so the role requires a candidate comfortable with a volume approach to sales, as well as one able to cultivate longer term C-level relationships.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5-10 years B2B sales experience (preferably subscriptions), preferably gained selling into B2C companies and agencies. 

To be able to fully articulate the Stylus offering, the candidate must have a demonstrable interest in innovation, marketing, branding and design. Impeccable presentation skills are essential. 

Please send a cover letter, CV and details of your current salary to jobs@stylus.com.

Content Freelancers

Stylus / New York

We are looking for freelance writers to work with our US Content team. 

You will be an enthusiastic researcher and writer, with at least two years’ professional writing experience and knowledge of tracking insights and innovations in one or more of the following sectors: Food, Beverage & Hospitality; Beauty; Consumer Attitudes (US demographics); Retail; Media & Marketing; and Product Design.

Strong writing and visual analysis skills are essential, as is the enthusiasm to report on and research a broad range of lifestyle-related subjects. We offer our clients a cross-industry viewpoint, so you’ll enjoy the challenge of exploring the intersections between industries, with a strong focus on creativity and innovation.

To apply please send your resume together with writing samples and a cover letter to jobs@stylus.com.