Evening Entertainment Writer, Elite Daily
UPDATE: Thank you so much for your interest in this position! Unfortunately, we have received several dozen applicants and have chosen to move forward with them at this time. That said, we encourage you to still apply to this position here. If we have additional openings, we will be in touch!
Elite Daily is seeking remote part-time celebrity writers to contribute 3-4 full days per week.
Are you an entertainment junkie who’s obsessed with the Kardashians, Meghan Markle, and Chrissy Teigen’s tweets? Do you know the name of every Kylie Jenner lip kit and dream about Selena Gomez’s relationship with Justin Bieber in your sleep? Then Elite Daily’s celebrity writer position is for you.
Writers should have extensive knowledge of celebrity culture, strong news judgment, a fun and witty voice, and the ability to write quickly and cleanly.
Writers cover anything and everything celeb related. There are also opportunities for thought-provoking essays and analysis as well as reporting, but they're not a requirement.
Candidates should have at least 2+ years of experience in reporting, writing, and/or blogging, with a love for entertainment and celebrity writing. Bonus points if your background or experience lends itself to covering celebrity news from a unique perspective. BONUS BONUS points if you have experience with breaking news.
A minimum commitment of at least 3 days per week is required, although the position could be 4-5 days a week as well. Writers will work remotely. We’re looking for writers with evening availability to work a 3-10 p.m. ET shift.
- Availability to work remotely at least three days a week 3-10 p.m. ET
- A passion for celebrity news
- Pitch-perfect news judgement
- A fun and witty voice and innovative ideas
- 2+ years reporting/blogging/writing experience