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Entertainment Editor
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Requirements
  • A broad and enthusiastic interest in all things entertainment - film, TV, music, podcasting, etc
  • Fluency in internet culture, what people are talking about, and how to avoid misinformation
  • A track record of managing a team or projects to success
  • A passion for storytelling in innovative ways that break through on the internet
  • An infectious, competitive spirit that contributes to the overall coverage of the newsroom
Responsibilities
  • Have at least five years of experience as a leader in an entertainment-oriented newsroom environment
  • Have the industry sourcing and knowledge to point your reporters in the right direction, and guide them through complex assignments
  • Push your reporters to not only find and pitch interesting angles to stories our readers are talking about on any given day, but find ways to actually start a conversation and then continue to drive - we want to find lanes of coverage that we own and force other news orgs to follow
  • Care just as much about the daily news cycle as you do about pursuing longer term enterprise stories
  • Be comfortable working with other desks and editors on collaborations
  • Be a results-driven editor who leads with empathy and enthusiasm
BuzzFeed

1,001-5,000 employees

Cross-platform digital media company
Company Overview
Buzzfeed is committed to making the internet better: providing trusted, quality, brand-safe news and entertainment to hundreds of millions of people; making content on the Internet more inclusive, empathetic, and creative; and inspiring their audience to live better lives.
Benefits
  • Wellness - Comprehensive benefits for medical, dental, and vision insurance with a focus on Wellness. Plus discounts on Gyms, Care.com, and access to resources like Maven, Tend Dental, and One Medical.
  • Planning for the future - Take advantage of the 401(k) plan with a company match, short and long-term disability coverage and life insurance.
  • Work-life balance - We offer our employees paid time off (including your birthday!), paid holidays and generous leave options for life events such as becoming a parent or getting married.
  • Career development - Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more.