Editor, Entertainment

Posted: 10/10/2019 | Expires: 11/9/2019

Location: New York City, New York (US)
Category:
Role:
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: Commensurate to experience

FoxNews.com is looking for an Editor to produce and create original entertainment and celebrity content. Working with editors and reporters in New York and Los Angeles, as the Editor, you create and develop large volume of entertainment content, primarily in the form of articles. You also work to ensure content is SEO-friendly and promoted on social media.
 

 

You will be offered one of the following shifts: TUESDAYS THRU SATURDAYS (6:30 am-2:30 pm)

 

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work quickly and efficiently to identify, write, edit and publish entertainment and celebrity content that clicks on the homepage and is picked up by search engines and drives traffic through social media
  • Write, edit and publish breaking news in a high-pressure, open newsroom, making necessary calls to PR, law enforcement, and attorneys on fast-breaking stories
  • Write compelling SEO-friendly headlines and present images that click across FoxNews.com
  • Monitor, edit and publish wire content as needed; rewrite original content from third-party sources
  • Constantly track analytics and make necessary content adjustments to be sure traffic goals are being met
  • Update social media platforms and help grow engagement and followings

 

 

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • At least 3 years' experience covering celebrities and entertainment content for a major national website or magazine
  • At least 2 years' experience in high-traffic, high-pressure digital newsroom or equivalent
  • Excellent copy editing skills
  • Thorough knowledge of AP Style
  • Understanding of Photoshop and knowledge of basic photo editing
  • Comprehensive knowledge of today’s entertainment and celebrity landscape
  • Experience and ability working across CMS platforms
  • Good PR, celebrity and Entertainment industry contacts are a plus

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