Digital Staff Writer

New York City, New York
Aug 14, 2018
Entry Level
Metro Area
New York
Full Time

Digital Staff Writer — In Touch/Life and Style

In Touch and Life and Style are looking for NYC-based digital staff writers who are passionate about celebrity and entertainment news to produce smart, well-written and timely stories and features for the website. 

Responsibilities include:

- Pitching story ideas daily

- Tracking celebrity, pop culture and viral news throughout the day, as well as Us Weekly’s internal reporting

- Writing up to 10 news stories a day

- Reporting and conducting interviews as needed

- Willingness to work evenings, weekends, holidays and for awards shows


- A passion for celebrity and entertainment news

- Minimum 3 years experience writing for a competitive, high-volume, news-driven celebrity and pop culture website

- Strong understanding of SEO best practices

- Ability to work in a fast-paced breaking news environment

- Solid news judgment and editorial instincts

- Ability to multitask and work on deadline


Submit Cover letter, salary requirements and a resume when responding to this job post.

Apply for Digital Staff Writer

Already uploaded your resume? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your Resume must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1Mb

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your Portfolio must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .odt, .txt, .rtf, .htm, .html, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, .pptx, .ods, .odp, .resume, .zip, and no bigger than 6Mb

4000 characters left

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from Mediabistro by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on Mediabistro you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs