Associate Editor, News & Lifestyle

Posted: 10/25/2019

Location: New York, New York
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Digital Marketing, Web Production
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


Bravo Digital is looking for a passionate Associate Editor with solid experience in the entertainment and lifestyle space.

Bravotv.com is the top destination for breaking news from the Bravo universe. In this role, you’ll be creating engaging digital content around Bravo shows, talent, and Bravo adjacent celebrities.

Reporting to the Senior Editor, you’ll be a strong, quick writer with great news judgment. You’ll have a sharp eye for identifying compelling news stories in the Bravo and celebrity spaces, and a natural instinct for writing clickable headlines. You'll be expected to marry your natural editorial instincts with a healthy dose of data to help guide your decision making. Chartbeat, Parse.ly, DOMO, or Omniture addicts are encouraged to apply.

The ideal candidate is keyed in to the Bravo universe with a deep understanding of Bravo’s fun and cheeky tone.

Responsibilities Include:
  • Identifying entertainment and lifestyle news stories (including fashion, beauty, fitness, home & design, food)
  • Executing daily news stories with little oversight
  • Crafting catchy social copy to promote all written content
  • Coordinating relevant media with Photo and Video teams, including selecting the best images to tell the story
  • Using analytics to help inform future content ideas and angles
  • Writing features and shoppable product roundups as needed
  • Covering events and conducting interviews as needed; working after hours and weekends as needed
  • Staying up to date on all the happenings of the Bravo universe, in real-time and related to the linear episodes


  • BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
    • A strong background writing entertainment/lifestyle content in a fast-paced digital news setting
    • At least 3 years’ experience with established digital outlets, including publishing within a CMS
    • Demonstrated experience creating timely content under deadline pressure
    • A proven track record of strong news judgment with the ability to craft concise, clickable headlines
    • Experience reporting, interviewing, and working directly with talent and publicists

    Eligibility Requirements:
    • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #:52404BR)
    • Must be willing to work in New York, NY

    DESIRED CHARACTERISTICS
    • Experience using data analysis systems (Parse.ly, Chartbeat, DOMO, Omniture), Drupal Content Management System, and Facebook Business Manager is helpful but not essential
    • Working knowledge of social media platforms (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter), video production, and YouTube is a plus
    • A detailed knowledge of and passion for the Bravo universe is a huge plus

    At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

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