Associate News Editor
VarietyLos Angeles, CA
Full Time Job
Variety: Associate News Editor
Variety is searching for an Associate News Editor who can capably write and edit stories very quickly on extremely tight deadlines. Based in our West Los Angeles newsroom, the Associate News Editor will write and edit on all topics that Variety covers, and be able to stop quickly in order to pick up any breaking urgent news. The Associate News Editor must be able to self-publish clean copy that would need very little back editing. There will be other digital tasks on occasion, from social media pushes to newsletter sends. This job is all about speed, precision, and great news instincts. This position will include some night and weekend work.
The Associate News Editor must be a highly-motivated self-starter, possess excellent writing and editing skills, and not be afraid to reach out to studios and publicists for comments on reports.
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