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Anime/Gaming/Movie/TV Show News Writer (Online)

Epicflix

compensation: $400 to $900 USD monthly + performance bonus
employment type: full-time
job title: News Writer
New website is looking for part-time and full-time news writers to join our team.

Our editorial team is looking for dedicated entertainment news and feature writers to provide coverage.

Epicflix is looking for eager writers to contribute News content about anime, gaming, movies, and TV show topics. The selected candidates will help source, brainstorm, produce, self-edit and publish original new content for our knowledgeable audiences and have the opportunity for tremendous career growth.

Candidates should be passionate for geek culture and pop culture topics and preferably have an in-depth understanding of the latest, most breaking and biggest news trends. At the same time, we want seasoned writers with proven experience writing clean, informative copy to tight deadlines and exacting editorial standards. We’re always looking for passionate and skilled to make an impact in the world of fantasy and science fiction.

If you think this describes you and that you belong within our geeky community of writers and editors, we would be more than happy to consider your application, regardless of prior experience! In your cover letter, please be sure to let us know the extent of your passion and knowledge and how it would apply to Epicflix's content!

Expectations

- Researching, writing, self-editing and posting 4 to 8 articles daily in Epicflix's house style.
- This will include fact checking, formatting, linking and image sourcing/very basic editing (sizing, brightness, etc.)
Pitch story ideas when none are readily available
- Accept and apply any/all feedback received by the editorial team
Communicate openly and actively with the editorial team

Application Requirements

- Cover Letter
- CV
- 2-3 sample pieces you would present right now as suitable Epicflix stories (if possible)
- A passion for the content and drive for industry growth
- Broad working knowledge of various entertainment topics
- Knowledge of the following franchises is a strong plus: Marvel, DC, Star Wars, Netflix, anime titles, gaming titles.
- Quick learner with strong sense of urgency
- Ability to write articles free of typos and grammatical errors
- Comfortable working in an entirely virtual environment
- Availability to work late nights PHT

  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.

post id: 7748745620

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