Elite Daily is seeking a Senior Entertainment Editor to oversee day-to-day operations on our Entertainment vertical. From daily celebrity, music, TV, YouTube, & TikTok coverage to in-depth interviews, exclusives, & digital covers, our Entertainment vertical brings readers the of-the-moment details they need to know, & is crucial to shaping the voice & identity of the site. We're looking for someone who's excited to be the creative & strategic lead of our coverage.
Interested candidates should have experience managing a full-time staff, finding & cultivating writers with a diverse variety of perspectives, & assigning, writing, & editing interviews, covers, & trend pieces on timely topics. Candidates should have a demonstrated interest & background working at the intersection of entertainment & celebrity content that affects, shapes, & informs Gen Z & millennial culture. This person will also be responsible for growing & monitoring vertical traffic goals, & will use this information to provide insights on future coverage opportunities.
The Senior Entertainment Editor will also oversee the vertical's content calendar & content series, assist in live event coverage (including, but not limited to: TV shows, new music & album releases, award shows, celebrity relationships news, baby news, & more), & will work closely with the Managing Editor, Deputy Editor, & other departments to ideate & execute on digital issues.