Senior Editor

Employer
Location
Los Angeles
Posted
Nov 07, 2012
Closes
Dec 07, 2012
Contact
Ms. Eileen Kohler
Duration
Full Time
TVGuide.com is seeking a talented, experienced editor to work in our Los Angeles bureau.

The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic pop culture fan with strong editing skills. He or she must be comfortable working in a deadline-oriented environment and have the wherewithal to use social media to promote the site's work to a wide audience. Owing to the around-the-clock nature of pop culture news, some evening and weekend hours will be required. Please submit a cover letter, resume and three writing samples that best represent your abilities.

The ideal candidate must have:
-Five to seven years of hands-on, deadline-driven online editorial experience, preferably for an entertainment publication
-A strong knowledge of pop culture (TV, celebrities and movies) — specifically the television business — and a passion for covering it
-The ability to gather reputable news sources and cover a beat
-Facility with online publishing systems and the ability to learn and use new technologies
-Familiarity with all forms of social media, including Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and Pinterest
-Experience with and a willingness to appear in videos and on television for TVGuide.com