iHeart Editorial Contractor/Freelancer, focusing specifically on our Podcast content.
Duties & Responsibilities
Creating content focused on our original podcasts in the iHeartPodcast Network that will be distributed nationally.
Create/Manage a high volume of content daily at a fast pace, ensuring that copy is accurate, entertaining and grammatically correct.
Generate creative and compelling ideas for features and other shareable content.
Spend time with content discovery, finding stories that are relevant and interesting to our audience.
Craft headlines that will draw in unique visitors.
Create compelling photo thumbnails.
Required Experience and Skills:
Bachelors degree (Journalism/English/Communications preferred)
1-2 years of relevant experience in web producing and content creation
Journalism, blogging or writing experience in a quick-paced environment
A passion for podcasts that cover a variety of topics
Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels and collaborate with a team on a daily basis
A collaborative and positive attitude
Writing clean, engaging online content (blog posts, headlines, social media content)
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines.
Knowledge of MS-Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
Image editing in Photoshop
Familiarity with content discovery and social monitoring platforms
Experience with CMS publishing tools