Music Content Editor

Music Times Network team

Description

MusicTimes is seeking an Editor who has experience in covering News & Entertainment to cover pop culture and celebrity/entertainment news. This candidate should be both a team player and a self-starter with strong attention to detail and a passion for creating superb editorial content. They should possess a willingness to experiment with new types of content, work closely with the social media and growth teams and tackle outside-the-box projects as they arise.
Responsibilities:
  • Quickly pitch and write trending pieces daily, focusing on pop culture, entertainment and viral news
  • Use data and metrics to inform and improve performance of future stories
  • Photo research and sourcing from various outlets
  • Occasionally interview celebrities via phone, email and in-person, sometimes appearing on camera
Impact Description:
  • Pitching 10+ potential news stories each morning
  • Producing 7-8 written news stories per day
  • Performing daily news/entertainment-focused SEO research

Requirements

  • 2+ years relevant experience producing content
  • General passion for celebrity/pop culture a must; familiarity with the royal family preferred
  • Ability to work quickly under tight deadlines
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Strong design aesthetic
  • A working knowledge of content management systems, digital metrics, and light Photoshop use (preferred but not required)
  • Familiarity with SEO best practices

How to apply

Apply via link

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Music Times Network

Music Times Network is a global digital media brand home to Music Times.com, MStars News.com and Classicalite.com. Headquartered in New York City, MStars News, Music Times and Classicalite are premiere multimedia platforms for breaking celebrity news, entertainment and pop culture coverage. Each month millions of fans recognize Mstars News, Music Times and Classicalite as the go-to destination for up to the minute coverage on the hottest trends in the arts, television, film,music, fashion, beauty, sports, comics, comedy, theater, charity, fitness, food, and much, much more. Music Times Network strives daily to not only break the news but make the news with exclusive interviews, red carpet coverage and on-camera performances in our own studio and on location. Since it's establishment in 2013, the Music Times Network has become ranked among the top 50 entertainment websites in the world according to Comscore.com.

Job Details

Posted on Nov 24

New York, NY, USA

Full time

Mid