Job ID: 191478
Location Name: Content Studio - Los Angeles, CA
Job Type: Full Time
Hourly/Salaried: Salaried
Position Type: Regular
Job Function: Creative

Senior Video, Writer
Location: Los Angeles, California

Your role at Sephora:

Reporting to the Editorial Content Director, the Senior Writer, Video will develop compelling, original, on-brand video content from concept to execution for a variety of social media channels that support Sephora’s marketing initiatives. This role is full-time and works out of Sephora Studios, Los Angeles.

Job details:

  • Partner closely with cross-functional partners to develop content strategy for new and ongoing video initiatives
  • Ensure content is fresh, SEO-driven, discoverable for our audience, and meets larger business goals
  • Develop copy for talent briefs, talking points, content outlines, on-screen graphics, and captions for 20+ videos a month
  • Provide on-set support, helping talent with talking points and delivery and making sure content is on brief
  • Give thoughtful and informed feedback on video flow and structure during the editing and post-production process, ensuring final product meets the original goal

We’re excited about you if you have:

  • A minimum of 5+ years of writing and content strategy experience at a brand, network, website, or agency
  • On-set experience, specifically coaching talent of all ages and backgrounds on delivery and content
  • Experience with YouTube content development and a familiarity with social platforms like Instagram, Facebook, and TikTok, as well as the latest trends in video and social
  • Experience working within a defined brand voice
  • An understanding of retail/ecommerce, current industry trends, and a sense of what is ownable vs. what is overdone in beauty
  • A willingness to bring high-level thinking to both big-picture and menial tasks
  • The desire to move fast and break things with a growing team of marketers and creatives
  • A passion for the beauty/fashion/lifestyle space
  • SEO and/or video editing experience a plus

You’ll love working here because:

  • The people. You will be surrounded by some of the most talented, supportive, smart, and kind leaders and teams – people you can be proud to work with.
  • The business. It feels good to win – and Sephora is a leader in the retail industry, defining experiential retail with a digital focus and creating the most loved beauty community in the world…with the awards and accolades to back it up.
  • The LVMH family. Sephora’s parent company, LVMH, is one of the largest luxury groups in the world, providing support to over 70 brands such as Louis Vuitton, Celine, Marc Jacobs, and Dior.

Sephora is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company
. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, military/veteran status, or disability status. Sephora is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities.
Sephora will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law. #LI-SCR


SEPHORA has been changing the face of prestige cosmetics since its debut in 1970s Paris. Sephora was acquired by luxury group Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMH) in 1997 then launched stateside in 1998, and is currently home to 200 world-class brands - including its own private label, SEPHORA COLLECTION. Sephora's curated assortment features more than 14,000 products including makeup, skin care, perfume, hair care, body, professional tools and more. Sephora is the beauty education hub, offering consultations at the Beauty Studio, a variety of complimentary classes, one-on-one service from Personal Beauty Advisors, and exclusive retail technology SKINCARE IQ, COLOR IQ, and FRAGRANCE IQ. Sephora is an international force in beauty, and its award-winning website and ever-growing presence on social-media make it the world's premier digital beauty destination.