Elite Daily is seeking a Contributing News Editor to join its Weekend News & Entertainment team. The ideal candidate has a passion for covering celebrity news as well as trending politics & viral news stories for a site that's written for & by millennial women. Strong news judgment, breaking news experience, & attention to the stories & angles that resonate with the Elite Daily audience are essential for this position, along with a desire to continue building Elite Daily's identity as a feminist, fun, & informative place for its readers.
This editor will be responsible for assigning & editing several articles per day with a team of writers. Candidates should have experience optimizing angles & headlines for both SEO & various social media platforms. They should be comfortable covering a wide range of stories, whether it be a surprise Ariana Grande song, a new Taco Bell offering, or the latest viral politics tweet. Interested candidates should be eager to deliver stories to like-minded readers quickly & expertly & thrive in fast-paced situations.
**Please note that this position is a remote, part-time position with a work schedule that includes both Saturdays & Sundays.**