Freelance Product Sub-Editor - Browns

1–2 days per week at home

A little flex time

Employment type
Full time
Competitive Salary


Reporting into the Farfetch Platform Solutions Senior Content Supervisor, with a dotted line to the Browns Copy Lead, the purpose of the Browns Product Sub-Editor is to ensure all Browns product descriptions are accurate, on-brand and free from any grammatical or spelling errors. The role will also be responsible for ensuring the size, fit and fabric compositions are correct for each item as well as sub-editing category copy and brand biographies.


● Sub-edit all product copy according to house style and glossaries; working to tight daily deadlines to check accuracy of copy against images, as well grammar, spelling and formatting

● Ensure fashion product descriptions are accurate, concise and informative, flagging and addressing issues

● Sub-edit category copy and brand biographies

● Maintain quality of content on product pages with regular quality checks

● Document constructive feedback for writers on the team

● Assist the Browns Copy Lead with ad hoc audits and projects as required


● You have a strong proofreading and subbing background in a fashion e-commerce environment

● Experience within luxury retail, with a sound knowledge of luxury fashion, designers and brands

● Degree in English: preferably First-Class Honours

● Competent using different content management systems

● Able to showcase a good understanding of garment and accessory construction

● Commitment to deliver first-class work every time, with very strong attention to detail

● Able to work under pressure and prioritise in a fast-paced environment

● Thrive in an entrepreneurial environment and will be highly self-motivated and passionate about the Browns brand

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