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The Hollywood Reporter: Social Media Coordinator

Penske Media Corporation, Los Angeles, CA USA

Content is the cornerstone to all we do, and our audience is why we do it.

Salary: Hourly + Benefits + 401-k

Level: Entry Level

Duration: Full-Time


The Hollywood Reporter: Social Media Coordinator

COVID-19 HIRING UPDATE: We have transitioned to a remote work model and are continuing to hire during this time. This role is expected to begin as a remote position. We appreciate this is unprecedented times and will work closely with you, taking into account your individual circumstances.

For over 90 years, The Hollywood Reporter has set the entertainment agenda, elevating and broadening the style and substance of the Hollywood conversation. To deepen that conversation, we are hiring a Social Media Coordinator to help manage its dynamic presence on social media.

The Social Media Coordinator will be well-versed in entertainment, pop culture and social media trends, as well as being an effective writer and communicator with strong editorial judgment. They will work collaboratively with the editorial team to develop engaging social media content that complements our journalism, drives traffic and conversation.

The coordinator is expected to post multiple times a day across THR’s social channels, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, with content ranging from breaking news to features. The successful candidate must be able to work on deadline, with flexible hours, and assist with coverage of industry events such as the Oscars, Emmys, Golden Globes, Grammys, major movie premieres, festivals and other Hollywood gatherings. Some light reporting may be required.

Requirements:

  • 2+ years of social media experience in journalism
  • Knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube and how to tailor content strategies to each
  • Strong copywriting and grammar skills
  • Understanding of SEO
  • Experience covering events: live tweeting, carpet captures, attending photoshoots and more
  • Basic Photoshop and video editing skills
  • Ability to multi-task and thrive in an extremely fast-paced environment
  • Motivated self-starter, with strong collaboration skills and the ability to work well with a team


About The Hollywood Reporter:

At a time of transformative change, The Hollywood Reporter provides unparalleled access to and intelligence about the business of the entertainment industry, as well as the people and the culture behind it. THR is an urgent and timely blend of rigorous breaking news, analysis, investigative reporting, insightful features, as well as lively design and elegant, creative photography across multiple platforms _ a high-octane 24/7 website, a luxurious weekly print magazine, video series, podcasts, exclusive events and robust social media accounts. THR sets the entertainment agenda, elevating and broadening the style and substance of the Hollywood conversation.

About PMC:

PMC is a leading independent global media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a passionate monthly audience of more than 310 million. Since 2004, Penske Media has been a pioneer in digital media and a platform innovator, reaching viewers on all screens across its ever-growing constellation of iconic brands, which includes Deadline, Variety, Rolling Stone, Billboard, The Hollywood Reporter, VIBE, WWD, SHE Media, Robb Report, Sportico, BGR, ARTnews, Art in America, Fairchild Media, and Spy.com, among many others. PMC’s journalists and content creators deliver daily the most comprehensive news and information in their industries and areas of coverage, unequaled in ambition, depth and courage. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 14 countries worldwide, PMC believes companies should not only be profitable but also forces for good. To learn more about PMC, our 2% Foundation,

About Penske Media Corporation

Penske Media Corporation (PMC) is a leading digital media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a monthly audience of more than 260 million a month and reaches users in more than 175 countries as well as a collective 390 million social media followers. The company houses a constellation of globally prominent and legendary brands, including Variety, Rolling Stone, Deadline.com, WWD, Robb Report, SHE Media, BGR, IndieWire, Beauty Inc, Sourcing Journal, TVLine, FN, BlogHer, HollywoodLife, Gold Derby, and SPY. PMC delivers exceptional content to consumers, business leaders and organizations around the world across multiple platforms: digital, mobile, social, print, video, broadcast, and dynamic live events. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 11 countries worldwide, Penske Media is the way global leaders and influencers are informed, connected, and inspired.

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