FanSided, one of the fastest growing digital content networks, is looking for a part time entertainment writer to join the team.
This person will work approximately 25 hours per week.
We believe that culture is our core, and we foster an environment that encourages creativity, teamwork, and openness. We are a group of passionate, hardworking, and talented individuals who love to work collaboratively and get sh*t done. If this sounds like you, read on…
What You’ll Do:
As a Part-Time Staff Writer, you’ll be responsible for contributing a variety of content across our Entertainment Network, which covers general TV/movies, celebrity gossip, reality TV, and fantasy/sci-fi, to name a few. You will follow a content strategy, identify and execute real-time coverage based on breaking news, create SEO content, and occasionally create longer features, slideshows, and opinion pieces. Opportunity to pitch stories is also an option. You will be expected to learn and write on our WordPress to submit content. Communication with your manager(s) over Gmail and Slack daily is key.
What You Have:
- At least 2 years of entertainment and digital writing experience
- A strong passion for entertainment and the ability to keep up with the latest entertainment news across different topics
- Expertise in at least of 1 of the following topics: Netflix, fantasy/sci-fi (books/tv/movies), Star Wars, TV, The Bachelor or celebrity culture (Kardashians, etc.)
- The ability to follow directions, a specific content strategy, and assignments
- Attention to detail
- Enthusiasm and willingness to be a team player
We look forward to receiving your application!
ABOUT FANSIDED: FanSided is a subsidiary of Minute Media and features more than 300 websites covering a variety of sports, entertainment and lifestyle topics. Launched in 2009 and acquired by Time Inc. in May 2015, FanSided is one of the industry’s fastest-growing digital content networks and includes sites dedicated to every major professional sports team, all of the nation’s top college athletic programs, popular TV shows, movies, and other celebrated sports, culture, tech, and entertainment categories. Boasting a roster of more than 1,500 writers, FanSided’s unique fan-focused editorial content reaches millions of dedicated readers every month online and via its stable of highly customizable apps and newsletters.
We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
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