Associate Editor, Moviefone

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Mar 20, 2013
Closes
Apr 19, 2013
Contact
Brenda Pullman
Duration
Full Time
About the Role: Associate Editor, Moviefone
Moviefone is looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated team player to join our crack team of entertainment editors. A successful candidate is top-level collaborator who also excels at working on his/her own, managing assignments from pitch to publication.

Ideal candidates will meet the following criteria:

- Be knowledgeable about movies. Lots of movies
- Thrive in a fast-paced environment and be able to respond and react to news quickly
- Be able to spot a hot, interest-piquing story, photo, tweet, or viral video from a mile away
- 2-4 years of online work experience required
- Knowledge of CMS, Photoshop, and basic HTML is a plus
- Must be willing to work weekends and off hours when needed
- Be a one-stop shop: write, produce, and publish news, features, and slideshows
- Be able to identify the best photo to accompany a story
- Must have experience interviewing celebrities and attending junkets, as well as covering red carpet events, festivals, and conventions
- Have excellent organizational skills, a well-muscled attention to detail, and the ability to juggle multiple projects/assignments/features/responsibilities without feeling overwhelmed
- Be able to discover and write about movie-related news in a fun, engaging way that’s in line with the interests of Moviefone’s audience