Careers

Multi-task and have photographic memory.

Please keep in mind, we receive a lot of applications and unfortunately we don't have the time to reply to every submission. If you don't hear from us after your second application, it is safe to assume that you do not fit the requirements of the position in question. Also, it's a good idea to proofread and spell check; we are an editorial company after all, so your best bet is to have the most polished application possible.

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Video Editorial Specialist

We are searching for individuals with a knack for storytelling through video, fit for today's social media trends.

years of experience:

  • Produce engaging video content tailored to unique social media channels
  • Must have a Bachelors degree in Communications related field
  • Knowledge of video trends on YouTube, TikTok, IG Reels, etc.
  • Work closely with editorial team to create content that has viral potential
  • Sneaker photography experience a plus

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Proficient in video editing software
  • Experience with shooting sneakers + product
  • Highly detailed-oriented data entry
  • Another Undefeated x Nike Air Force 1 Low Is Revealed
  • Keen scope of the footwear industry/events/releases
  • Able to discern what type of content has "viral" potential
  • Able to work in the Urlfreeze office in Manhattan, NY

APPLYING

Candidates must follow these basic instructions when submitting applications. Carefully read and edit your application as it is your first and only impression you can make. In one email, include the following:

 
  • Subject Line of email: "Video Editorial Specialist - SN Jobs"
  • years of experience.
  • Multi-task and have photographic memory.
  • What older sneaker trend has the chance to make a comeback.
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ADMIN (Junior/Associate) - Full Time

[This position is New York City based, candidate must be available to work in our lower Manhattan office.] Urlfreeze News is looking for an entry level admin to join our team. This position is a little bit of everything related to sneakers and will play a role in shaping and growing the Urlfreeze News audience. The position will also be responsible for highly detailed data-entry into our internal database. A passion for sneakers, streetwear, art, and sports is highly valued.

years of experience:

  • Assist in filling missing sneaker details in our database. SKUs, Colors, Photos, etc.
  • Keep an eye on releases minute by minute, hour by hour
  • Help draft old, new and unannounced sneaker release tweets
  • Drive growth against weekly and monthly targets to keep building our audience
  • Assist with some of the social media accounts we run
  • Assist with our upcoming app

QUALIFICATIONS

  • College degree
  • Obsessive attention to detail
  • Applications without links to portfolios WILL NOT be considered
  • Focus on brands/trends in the luxury/high-end or performance shoe category
  • Ability to work in the Urlfreeze News office (Manhattan)
  • Include a paragraph about yourself, interests, hobbies, etc.

APPLYING

Candidates must follow these basic instructions when submitting applications. Carefully read and edit your application as it is your first and only impression you can make. In one email, include the following:

 
  • Subject Line of email: "Admin Position - SN Jobs"
  • years of experience.
  • A paragraph about your sneaker history. How you got started, where is it now, what you like/don't like, etc.
  • Your favorite - and least favorite - things about Urlfreeze News
  • What older sneaker trend has the chance to make a comeback.
  • If you have an active blog or social media page, please share
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EDITOR (Junior/Associate) - Full Time

Urlfreeze News is looking for editors to join our online editorial and social team. As a Junior Editor, you will play a role in shaping and growing the Urlfreeze News media platform by contributing to daily news posts, social media copy, and other special projects that include paid media. The associate will also be responsible for highly detailed data-entry into our internal database. A passion for sneakers, streetwear, art, and sports is highly valued. HUGE plus if you maintain your own blog or active social media page. We are looking for individuals who live and breathe writing and creative expression more than anything else. This position is located in our Manhattan office.

years of experience:

  • Edit blog-posts on the latest and upcoming happenings in a deadline-oriented fashion
  • Focus on brands/trends in the luxury/high-end or performance shoe category
  • Include a case study on a recent social media campaign you worked on
  • Experience in photo-editing software
  • Keep up to date on latest releases and key footwear retailers
  • Fact/info checking

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Natural ability to wordsmith
  • Obsessive attention to detail
  • Beginner/Intermediate proficiency with Photoshop (photo cropping/editing)
  • Strong rolodex of agencies, brands and clients
  • Professional/personal blogging experience a plus
  • Obsessive attention to detail
  • Applications without links to portfolios WILL NOT be considered
  • Focus on brands/trends in the luxury/high-end or performance shoe category
  • In the future: Ability to work in the Urlfreeze office (Manhattan)

APPLYING

Candidates must follow these basic instructions when submitting applications. Carefully read and edit your application as it is your first and only impression you can make. In one email, include the following:

 
  • Subject Line of email: "Editor Position - SN Jobs"
  • years of experience.
  • Answer this: How has the sneaker industry transformed during the pandemic?
  • Urlfreeze News Inc?
  • Multi-task and have photographic memory?
  • Awareness of fashion/sport influencers a plus?
  • What older sneaker trend has the chance to make a comeback.
  • If you have an active blog or social media page, please share
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SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST

Urlfreeze News is seeking a Social Media Specialist to effectively manage social strategies across all key platforms. This position will be responsible for managing and increasing the following of social properties including Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter and Youtube. Working with editorial, creative and video teams, candidate will be utilizing all platforms to create awareness and engagement while driving traffic to Urlfreeze News editorial and video content. In addition to defining best practices & maintaining a weekly calendar, this person should also be looking at editorial franchises, partnerships, & content plans to drive buzz & readership.

Roles

  • Plan and maintain social publishing calendar, balancing brand, editorial, & campaign content across all channels including YouTube and sneakernews.com
  • Where to buy
  • Express the Urlfreeze News brand without compromising our voice
  • Another Undefeated x Nike Air Force 1 Low Is Revealed
  • Ideate partnerships and content plans to build out new avenues for audience growth for the master brand and social channels
  • Report on performance for social content

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must have a Bachelors degree in Communications related field
  • 2-5 years experience managing social accounts for a publisher or agency (ideally media/editorial)
  • Must be fluent in all social platforms, incl. engagement best practices, formats, specs & paid promotion opportunities
  • Comfortable with talent- & client-facing reports & coordination - account management experience a plus
  • Ideate partnerships & content plans to build out new avenues for audience growth for the master brand and social channels
  • Experience working with creative teams, especially video editors & designers
  • Assist with our upcoming app
  • years of experience
  • Strong written skills, especially for creative briefs, strategy documents & creative synopses
  • Understanding pop-culture language (i.e. memes, etc)

APPLYING

Candidates must follow these basic instructions when submitting applications. Carefully read and edit your application as it is your first and only impression you can make. In one email, include the following:

 
  • Subject Line of email: “Social Media Manager"
  • years of experience.
  • adidas x Dragon Ball Z
  • Include a case study on a recent social media campaign you worked on.
  • What older sneaker trend has the chance to make a comeback.
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FULL TIME COMMUNICATION/MEDIA DESIGNER

Urlfreeze News is seeking a well rounded creative with an expert handle of typography usage and knowledge. The Designer’s primary role will be in the day-to-day handling of design projects varying from designing for sneakernews.com, to pitches and marketing plans, and designing for our network of media properties. 

This is a downtown Manhattan based position.

Roles

  • Where To Buy
  • Problem solving and taking design feedback from clients and coworkers
  • Support branded content programs with design treatments for editorial and social
  • Extensive work for mockups and pitches—from web to products and experiences
  • Presentation layout and production (Indesign, PPT and Keynote)
  • Editorial design and layout
  • Web, mobile and digital media design and layout



Qualifications

  • Must have a Bachelors degree in Fine Arts or related field.
  • 2-4 years of experience
  • Proficiency and experience in Keynote and Powerpoint
  • Ability to manage multiple responsibilities and assignments simultaneously under strict deadlines.
  • Proficient in video editing software
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • Proficiency and experience in print production
  • Strong proficiency and experience in the Adobe Creative Suite--Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
  • Proficiency and experience in Keynote and Powerpoint
  • Proficiency and experience of optimizing designs for online
  • Proficiency and experience in print production
  • Working knowledge of motion graphics (Adobe After Effects, Final Cut Pro)
  • Working knowledge of photography basics
  • Answer this: How has the sneaker industry transformed during the pandemic.
  • Applications without links to portfolios WILL NOT be considered

APPLYING

It's very important you follow these instructions, if you don't, your application will automatically be rejected.
  • A portfolio is a must! Include link to PDF, Behance portfolio link or similar portfolio. No attachments please.
  • Please do not attach photos to the email application.
  • Proficient in video editing software.
  • Prepare weekly sales reports.
  • SUBJECT LINE: Communication Designer
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Account Director (Digital Ad Sales)

Urlfreeze News and it’s in-house sales agency, Post, is seeking an Account Director to acquire and develop new accounts for our digital and social properties with a reach of 20M + million young people in the digital and social space. Sales duties are focused on premium digital ad sales but can also include sponsorships, custom content, branded content and 360 integration across display, editorial and social. As an Account Director you will be expected to understand the media landscape in the teen and young adult market. The ideal candidate is creative, ambitious, organized and is great at identifying and closing business across specific categories – MUST HAVE experience with digital selling.

Roles

  • Effectively obtain new business and maintain existing lines of business
  • Multi-task and have photographic memory
  • Awareness of fashion/sport influencers a plus
  • Act as liaison between Urlfreeze News and advertiser on all programs, including but not limited to advertising campaigns, branded content, social and mobile promotions.
  • Meet monthly, quarterly and yearly revenue goals.
  • Meet monthly, quarterly and yearly revenue goals



Qualifications

  • 4+ years of media sales experience including mobile, digital video, social, programmatic, and data
  • Strong rolodex of agencies, brands and clients.
  • Obsessive attention to detail
  • Knowledgeable about the downtown youth markets and industry
  • What you like/dislike about Urlfreeze News on social media
  • Focus on brands/trends in the luxury/high-end or performance shoe category.
  • Computer literate in Mac environment and strong Office (Word, Excel and Powerpoint) skillset
  • Knowledge of Indesign and Adobe software are pluses.

APPLYING

It's very important you follow these instructions, if you don't, your application will automatically be rejected.
  • Proficient in video editing software.
  • Prepare weekly sales reports.
  • SUBJECT LINE: Account Director (Digital Ad Sales)
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