TV Writer, Bustle

Remote /
Editorial – Bustle /
Part-time
Bustle is seeking a remote, part-time TV Writer to contribute both short-form service articles as well as longer interviews and features, with a focus on reality TV. Writers should have extensive knowledge of pop culture, strong news judgment and voice, and the ability to pitch timely, original content around TV news, trends, and zeitgeisty episodes. Demonstrated experience in interviewing talent and writing reported features and essays is a plus.
Writers should be willing and available for weekly live coverage of The Bachelor franchise.

Responsibilities

    • Closely follow TV news and trends, and pitch relevant stories
    • Contribute live coverage for The Bachelor and other shows as needed
    • Report and write interviews and features

Requirements

    • Voracious appetite for reality TV and pop culture in general
    • A strong voice and innovative ideas
    • Excellent research skills
    • 2+ years reporting/writing experience
    • Availability to work remotely at least 3 days a week
    • Ability to meet deadlines
Bustle Digital Group (BDG) is one of today’s leading, global media companies with a portfolio of distinct digital and experiential brands that are shaping culture. Over 82 million readers turn to our brands — Bustle, Elite Daily, Inverse, Mic, NYLON, W, Romper, Input, and The Zoe Report — to hear from a set of diverse voices around the issues and interests engaging the next generation. BDG is headquartered in New York City.