BuzzFeed is the worlds leading independent digital media & tech company, with a cross-platform news & entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally & spreads Joy & Truth across the internet.
Our portfolio of brands are household names that people rely on to inform & entertain, including: BuzzFeed, BuzzFeed News, Tasty, Nifty, Bring Me, Cocoa Butter, Pero Like, Worth It, & Unsolved to name a few! These properties & their Creators reach over 134M people a month through articles, lists, videos, animations, quizzes, podcasts, original series, newsletters & more.
HuffPost seeks a dedicated, knowledgeable & creative audience editor to help cultivate the largest, most engaged & diverse audience on the internet.
This person will collaborate with fellow audience editors to optimize all HuffPost content for different audiences & platforms. They will guide SEO work on individual posts with writers & copy editors. They will handle packaging & distribution of content across social channels, including the management of HuffPosts main Facebook page during peak weekday hours, & the programming of HuffPosts main Instagram account. They will coordinate HuffPosts Apple News strategy, managing push alerts, pitches & regular reporting on this 12.6M monthly-UV-strong audience.
This editor will also identify trending stories, pitching content ideas that are of interest to our audiences across different platforms. They will analyze audience & referral data, transmitting insights to fellow audience editors & the HuffPost newsroom. They will liaise with HuffPosts Enterprise & Politics teams, providing feedback & guidance on our longform original reporting.
Finally, this person will participate in audience team activities from engagement projects (callouts, UGC, AMAs, & beyond) to video ideation & distribution, forward planning for tentpole events, & community activities to encourage engaged, diverse readership & viewership.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of two years of experience working in digital media, content strategy or audience development. They will exhibit a deep understanding of audience data & analytics, & can intuit trends & articulate actionable insights. They are comfortable with social scheduling across platforms like Facebook, Twitter & Instagram, & crafting copy that fits HuffPosts brand voice. They are well-versed in news & lifestyle SEO; familiarity with tools like SEMRush, Google Search Console and Ahrefs is a plus. They are fast & precise in breaking news events, while also staying organized as they manage long-term projects.
All job applications must be received through the official BuzzFeed Jobs board (https://www.buzzfeed.com/about/jobs), including referrals. It is BuzzFeed's practice to not schedule job interviews until after an application is submitted through our jobs board.
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. At BuzzFeed, 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 @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, & more
- An attractive & equitable compensation package, including salary & stock options
A generous 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.
BuzzFeed is the worlds leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news & entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth & joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the worlds largest social food network; original reporting & investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing & product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; & original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film & digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.
BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, & will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.