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Social Media Video Editor, E! News (Contract)

NBCUniversal, LLC, Universal City, California

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)

Duration: Contract


  • Help manage the daily output of E! News video content on TikTok, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube etc.
  • Create, collect, and (when necessary) edit assets for each project
  • Reach out for photo/video clearance, as needed
  • Identify newsy or shareable soundbites from new and archive footage
  • Craft social copy for videos cross platform.
  • Partner with E! News’s Social Media Director to develop and grow fan engagement strategies
  • Identify viral and emerging stories/trends. Provide insight for clever angles, second beats and shareable headlines.
  • Keep up to date on industry trends/productions methods/social strategies
  • Assists with major initiatives as well as day-to-day news operations
  • Juggle multiple projects and shows with parallel timelines
  • When required, attend celebrity events to capture social content which can be posted cross-platform
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends as needed
  • Other duties as assigned


• Bachelor’s Degree
• 1+ year of experience working in social media/digital content
• Demonstrable experience identifying shareable/viral content: pop culture expert fluent in what's trending and always plugged in to latest conversations

• Excellent writing skills and a sharp wit - quick with a brand-appropriate Twitter copy or pop culturally relevant Instagram caption that aligns with the E! News voice
• Ability to abide by and enforce E!’s social media brand guidelines
• Experience with SocialFlow, Dash Hudson plus thorough understanding of Facebook/Twitter/Instagram/TikTok insights preferred
• Effective communication skills and experience working across multiple departments
• Excellent organization and time management skills with initiative
• A blend of collaborative skills as well as being an independent self-starter
• Flexible and has ability to shift gears quickly between multiple campaigns and projects managed.
• Ability to create and maintain positive, productive relationships with both internal and external groups
• Cool under pressure and a pleasant while professional demeanor, both in the office and when interacting with talent for celebrity social activations on-location when assigned
• A good eye for content composition, either self-generated/created or professionally sourced
• Possess working knowledge of basic video editing functions
• Must love pop culture and all things entertainment news

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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NBCUniversal is an equal opportunity employer and will provide reasonable accommodations as required by applicable federal, state, and/or local laws.

About NBCUniversal, LLC

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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