Branded Content Editorial Fellow, HuffPost

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Feb 25, 2014
Closes
Mar 27, 2014
Contact
Emilie Gidley
Category
Digital Media
Duration
Full Time
About HuffPost Partner Studio:
The Huffington Post pioneered brand publishing before the term “native advertising” became popular, HuffPost Partner Studio is an in-house creative team dedicated to creating quality branded content experiences on behalf of advertisers that resonate with the HuffPost audience. The staff at HuffPost Partner Studio work directly with brands to ensure that custom content reflects the brands’ goals while also maintaining the standards and voice that HuffPost readers know and love.
HuffPost Partner Studio is an industry-leader when it comes to developing content-based marketing programs for brands that fit in seamlessly alongside editorial content.
About the Role:

The HuffPost Partner Studio Fellow will play a key role in efforts aimed at creating and implementing industry-leading branded content marketing programs for our clients. The role will work across the organization -- tech, marketing, sales, research and editorial teams.

Responsibilities

Provide compelling ‘thought starter’ ideas for branded content executions on the HuffPost platform as part of the pre-sales process

Create custom branded content executions and curate relevant HuffPost editorial content for brands post-sale

Participate in client sales calls to communicate best practices for sponsored content, assess program objectives, ensure execution aligns with client objectives, and provide insights and recommendations

Ensure all sponsored content is delivered on-time and represents the highest creative and editorial standards

Stay abreast of content marketing and native advertising trends

Skills Needed

- Insatiable appetite for content

- Strong research and writing skills

- Social media savvy

- SEO savvy

- Meticulous dedication to detail and the ability to multitask

- Creativity and confidence to share your unique perspective and ideas

- Malleable, adaptive team player

- A demonstrated excitement about HuffPost’s editorial mission

- Ability to juggle a lot of moving pieces -- and deal with issues calmly and swiftly

This is a paid program with the Partner Studios providing experience and training from beginning to end. We focus on teaching our Fellows everything about digital media, and specifically how it elevates brands.

The Fellowship typically lasts three to six months -- fellows who are strong performers may launch their careers at HuffPost full time.


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