Weekend Entertainment News Writer, Bustle

Remote /
Editorial – Bustle /
Part-time
Bustle is seeking a remote, part-time Entertainment News Writer to contribute between two and four six-hour shifts per week, with two of these at the weekend. Writers should have extensive knowledge of pop culture — a love of the Bachelor franchise and/or TikTok is a plus — strong news judgment, familiarity with SEO and the Bustle tone, and the ability to write quickly and cleanly. Flexibility is also key.

Ideal should have 2+ years of experience in reporting, writing, and/or blogging, specializing in entertainment or celebrity writing.

Responsibilities

    • Find and pitch fun angles on celebrity and entertainment news stories that will appeal to Bustle audiences
    • Produce 3 articles minimum per shift
    • Write quickly and cleanly in the event of breaking news
    • Optional: occasional live coverage of award shows and/or TV

Requirements

    • Good news judgment & the ability to give a news item a fresh angle
    • SEO knowledge
    • A passion for pop culture, TV, movies, film, books, and celebrities
    • 2+ years reporting/blogging/writing experience
    • Availability to work remotely minimum 2 days a week
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.