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Publication or Company NBC News Digital
Job Title Senior Entertainment Editor
Industry Internet/Online/New Media
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Responsibilities:
- Develop and direct a clear vision and voice for entertainment coverage on TODAY.com and NBCNews.com.
- Recruit and manage full-time reporters and editors, as well as a roster of contributing editors and freelancers.
- Conceive, craft and edit daily entertainment news and pop culture coverage, enterprise stories and commentary. Use video, text, photos, social media and other digital tools to deliver highly engaging storytelling.


- Coordinate with broadcast producers and leverage on-air opportunities on the site.
- Drive audience growth and engagement by identifying sharp angles for coverage, focusing on a valuable target audience, leveraging real-time metrics, and experimenting with new technologies.Qualifications/Requirements-The ideal candidate will bring extensive experience in the entertainment space and daily journalism.
- Candidates must be obsessed with pop culture and have demonstrated prowess as a news-hunter, spotting and conceiving of clever, differentiated and relatable story angles off the news.
- This editor must develop and implement a clear strategy and an engaging and distinctive voice for both online brands.
- A strong understanding of social media and emerging digital tools for reporting and storytelling a must.
About Our Company NBC News Digital is a portfolio of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver the most compelling, diverse and engaging stories on your platform of choice. The world-class brands featured in the digital network include msnbc.com, TODAY, NBC Nightly News, msnbc TV, NBC Sports, Newsvine, EveryBlock and BreakingNews.com. At NBC News Digital, employees not only have the opportunity for fulfilling their career ambitions, they touch and communicate the events that shape our world, everyday.
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