Celebrity Editor HowAboutWe
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Who We Are
HowAboutWe is the modern love company. We help people fall in love and stay in love.
We're a well-funded ($18.5mm), rapidly-growing startup with headquarters in Brooklyn, NY. We build breathtaking products that transform people's lives. You can read more about us here.
We have three main products:
HowAboutWe Dating is the offline dating site. Members post date ideas, connect, and meet - offline.
HowAboutWe for Couples helps couples have wonderful experiences together. Members choose from our curated collection of one-of-a-kind experiences for two; we take care of all the booking. It's the must-have membership for the modern couple.
The Date Report provides engaging, entertaining and enlightening content about dating and relationships.
We're expanding the content arm of HowAboutWe from one blog (The Date Report) to four; you will be the editor and primary writer for our soon-to-launch celebrity dating and relationships blog. Your responsibilities will include:
Creating the editorial calendar, working with our HowAboutWe Media's Editor in Chief and Editorial Director.
Writing or editing 5 to 7 posts per day.
Collaborate with our features team to decide which longer-lead pieces to assign to freelancers.
Shaping the voice of this new blog, making it a must-read.
Your skills and qualifications:
You have four to eight years of editorial experience.
You have excellent writing and editing skills.
You have a fantastic editorial voice.
You have experience in the world of celebrity journalism, but you have a knack for discussing celebrity gossip in a tongue-in-cheek, fun tone -- not breathless and wide-eyed ("they're just like us!") or biting and mean.
You get that being obsessed with celebrity relationships is a bit lowbrow, but it's a guilty pleasure that most people enjoy -- and when done right, it can be highly entertaining and something you're not afraid to share.
Competitive Salaries and Stock Options - We pay highly competitive salaries in addition to significant stock options.
Continued Learning - We'll pay for team members to attend conferences and get coaching to continue learning their craft
Health Insurance, Vision, and Dental - Exceptional Health Benefits.
Ten Paid Holidays - Our office closes for all standard paid holidays.
Fifteen PTO Days - We encourage all team members to take vacation and recharge.
Food & Drink - Stocked fridge, some team meals, etc.
This position is for full-time employment on-site in our office in DUMBO. We will support relocation for the right candidates.
To apply please first check out our site and make sure you love our work and want to contribute to it. Then please send a resume and cover letter to Michelle Dozois, Editorial Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You should also include links to your Twitter handle, your blog (if applicable), and a few of your best writing samples.
||20 Jay Street |
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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