experienced writers to contribute articles on NBC's Chicago TV franchise
under the leadership of the Core Features Lead Editor. Screen Rant operates at a rapid pace and is seeking writers who can produce high-quality articles under time constraints. The selected candidate will have tremendous career growth and internal development opportunities within the organization.Note that this role does not involve video production, video editing, screenwriting, or writing reviews
and review your familiarity with our range of topics before applying. In your cover letter, make sure to tell us how your knowledge of the specific vertical you’re applying for will complement Screen Rant’s coverage. We would love to welcome you to our community of cinephiles, gamers, and geeks!
ResponsibilitiesWrite a minimum of 5 articles per week in Screen Rant's house style (following the requisite training and peer mentorship period). This will include fact-checking, formatting, linking, and image sourcing/very basic editing (sizing, brightness, etc.)Brainstorm, pitch, and develop original content ideasAccept and apply any/all feedback received by the editorial teamCommunicate openly and actively with the editorial teamRequirementsA passion for the content and a drive to grow within the industryPrevious writing experienceExpert-level knowledge on the Chicago Fire, Chicago P.D., and Chicago Med seriesThe ability to analyze content and pull directly from the source material to back up claimsA sharp eye for grammatical detailsExcellent command of the English languageAbility to write high-quality articles with swift turn-around timesComfortable working in an entirely virtual environmentApplicants with experience in the following areas will be given favorable consideration:Understanding of the difference between "Features," "Lists," and "News" articlesFamiliarity with platforms such as Asana, WordPress, and DiscordImage editing experienceSEO and Google Analytics knowledgeWhat Screen Rant has to offer:Fully remote — write from wherever you’d like!Incredible opportunities for career growth within a supportive systemAn amazing community of like-minded people to nerd out with on a daily basisNOTE: Only applications containing a resume and cover letter will be considered.
It is essential that you demonstrate your knowledge of and passion for movies and television in your cover letter. You will not be considered for the role if this information is not included.Please note that the next step involves a written evaluation.
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