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BuzzFeed // news & entertainment content
 
Media, Full Time    New York or Los Angeles    Posted: Thursday, April 18, 2019
 
   
 
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BuzzFeed is looking for a pop culture obsessive to write & edit stories for BuzzFeed.com. Were looking for someone who eats, sleeps, & breathes all things pop culture: TV, movies, celebrity, fashion, music, etc. that can work well in a team.

You'll work full time in a staff position in either the New York or Los Angeles offices, & report to our Deputy Editorial Director in New York. We ask that you work weekends, along with some weekdays.

You will:

  • Edit timely & evergreen stories created by the pop culture team
  • Create ideas for content based on news of the day
  • Dream up evergreen stories for slow news days
  • Attend brainstorms & contribute to team goals
  • Work weekends or potentially late-night hours

You have:

  • At least 3 years of professional experience writing & editing pop culture content
  • A high level of comfort editing a variety of content, from lists & quizzes to medium-form & interviews
  • A genuine, wide-eyed love of pop culture in all its forms
  • High emotional intelligence & the ability to take perspective of others
  • High level of organizational skills & a collaborative nature
  • A hunger for success you enjoy winning, really going for it
  • A positive, curious, playful disposition (a "no haters" philosophy)
  • Experience managing people a plus

To apply:

  • Create an account at buzzfeed.com/signup, send us your BuzzFeed profile, & create two (or more) posts that show off your writing skills
  • Please provide a short explanation of why you would be a good fit for this role
  • Include your resume

Life at BuzzFeed

At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion & is committed to equal opportunity employment. As a BuzzFeed employee, you can expect:

  • A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions
  • Opportunities for personal & professional growth through work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning Team, Employee Resource Groups, & more
  • An attractive compensation package, including salary & equity
  • A generous & well-rounded benefits program featuring PTO & unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym & wellness discounts, & much more
  • No shortage of snacks, catered lunches, beverages, birthday treats... even leftovers from the Tasty kitchens in LA & NYC!

BuzzFeed is the leading independent digital media & tech company, delivering news & entertainment content to a global audience. We value experimentation, teamwork, inclusion, humble confidence. At BuzzFeed, youll work collaboratively with inspiring colleagues to create technology & content that helps connect people all over the world.

 
 
 
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