The Hollywood Reporter is seeking a news writer with a passion for the entertainment industry to aggregate, write, edit, and publish news content for THR’s dynamic, award-winning website, THR.com, as well as the brand’s social media platforms.

The news writer will work in the newsroom, helping to identify, advance and curate breaking entertainment and viral news stories, as well as aggregate from other authoritative sources, and will occasionally assist with the editing of stories from staff and freelance reporters. The news writer may also curate the homepage for THR.com, post content on social media platforms and edit stories.

Requirements and Qualifications:
• 2 years’ experience writing and editing for a digital media site, magazine or newspaper
• Excellent news judgment and editing skills
• Familiarity with WordPress or other CMS publishing and web production tools, and understanding of SEO
• Experience curating content for social media platforms
• Experience with photo editing tools, Photoshop/Adobe Creative Suite preferred
• Team player with positive, proactive, problem-solving attitude
• Ability to work late nights and weekend news shifts, and work in a 24/7 news cycle.