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Staff Writer, Pop Culture
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Staff Writer, Pop Culture

• Emerging Level

Summary

Write interactive online quizzes, articles, binge guides, and photo galleries for Paramount digital brands, including ParamountPlus.com, MTV.com, StarTrek.com and more

Category Writers 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date May 19, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Overview:
 
The Central Audience Development team is responsible for writing fun, engaging editorial content and social media copy for paid campaigns. This includes trivia and personality quizzes, binge-watch guides, photo galleries and interactive articles as well as clicky social media copy for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and more. We promote programming on Paramount+ which includes scripted and unscripted series, movies, live sports, breaking news with a mountain of entertainment from Paramount brands such as CBS, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, and Smithsonian. Our team comes up with out-of-the-box, fan-first ideas and optimizes our content to get the best performance possible for the digital brands that we work with.

Responsibilities:
  • Write interactive online quizzes, articles, binge guides, and photo galleries for Paramount digital brands, including ParamountPlus.com, MTV.com, StarTrek.com and more
  • Write social marketing copy and crop photos for paid social media creatives
  • Build and publish online articles in a CMS platform
  • Upload approved social creatives to Google Suite
  • Actively participate in creative brainstorms and collaborate with others to build innovative content ideas
  • Pitch editorial and paid social ideas around Paramount+ series and movies
  • Manage a schedule with several projects and complete tasks on time
Basic Qualifications:
  • 2+ years writing experience
  • Bachelor’s degree
Additional Qualifications:
  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Proven ability to work independently and juggle daily, medium and long-range deadlines
  • Self-managing and able to collaborate effectively within a creative team of writers and designers
  • Experience building content on a CMS platform
  • Experience sourcing photos from databases
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to provide, and receive, clear feedback and direction
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with different departments, implement notes on your writing, adapt to different brand voices
  • Confident pitching editorial ideas around Paramount+ series, movies and events
  • Experience using team collaboration platforms like Asana and Slack
  • Sense of humor
  • A strong interest in TV, fandom, and pop culture
To Apply:
Please include a resume and three writing samples

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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