Reality TV Contributor

Heavy Inc.

New York, New York

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Date Posted June 08, 2022
Industry Digital Media
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Freelance
Salary Compensation scales with performance
Website https://heavy.com

Description:

Heavy, a leading news and information site, seeks to partner with ambitious, passionate freelance contributors to cover reality TV in several areas. 

We're looking for someone whose digital journalism chops match their passion for the content. Opportunities are available covering TLC network, The Voice, The Bachelor, Kardashians, American Idol, Jersey Shore, Star Trek, HGTV, Survivor, Hallmark and Big Brother.

Qualified candidates will demonstrate:

  • Deep knowledge of and passion for entertainment writing and reporting
  • Ability and desire to react rapidly to breaking news
  • Exceptional digging and reporting skills 
  • Ability to watch and report on TV shows
  • Strong multi-tasking and communication skills
  • Ability to quickly navigate social media — especially Instagram and Twitter — to spot breaking news and find additional information after a story breaks
  • Ability to produce clean and polished copy

Work autonomously and remotely. Compensation scales with performance. Send cover letter, resume and three writing samples to Allison Furbish at allison.furbish@heavy.com with Reality TV Contributor in the subject line. 

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.