Posted On: April 30, 2014
Media Organization: Time Inc.
Time Inc., a division of Time Warner, is one of the largest branded media companies in the world reaching more than 130 million people each month across multiple platforms. With influential brands such as TIME, PEOPLE, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED, InStyle, REAL SIMPLE, Wallpaper, Travel + Leisure and Food & Wine, Time Inc. is home to celebrated events and franchises including the FORTUNE 500, TIME 100, PEOPLE's Sexiest Man Alive, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED's Sportsman of the Year, the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen and the ESSENCE Festival.
-Edit and assemble copy, photos, and videos to populate one of the world's leading sports websites
-Editing original content, writing headlines and SEO-friendly teases for stories and section fronts, as well as producing articles and photo galleries.
-Section management including planning content around the sports calendar, assisting the site producer in coordinating news coverage on SI.com's front page, and maintaining connective tissue to the brand’s other sections and platforms.
-Working with writers on breaking news stories
-Monitoring social streams and curating live feeds
-Oversee Twitter and Instagram feeds
The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following:
-Flexibility and news judgment to make quick decisions and assemble the many pieces of a story across platforms, and across sections
-Previous experience in a print or online newsroom and will possess solid editing and writing skills, a broad knowledge of sports, strong news judgment, good organizational skills and the ability to multitask
-Familiarity with the production of multimedia elements including non-linear video editing, Photoshop, animated GIFs, podcasts and polls
-Experience in social media preferred, including a strong knowledge of Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and Instagram
-Prior experience with content management systems, Word Press blogging tools and HTML is ideal
-Willing to work flexible hours. This job is primarily nights and weekends; based in New York City.