Jobs

Digital Ad Operations Specialist
We are seeking a detail oriented, versatile and fun individual to serve as Ad Operations Manager within the AdOps/Sales department at TheWrap. The primary function of this role will be to manage all digital advertising campaigns. We are looking for a strong candidate who is easy-going and willing to take on multiple roles when necessary.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare RFP’s and enter insertion orders
  • Manage digital inventory and provide avails
  • Upload, target and monitor online ad campaigns
  • Provide screenshots and support to clients for live campaigns
  • Provide delivery reporting for campaigns
  • Work closely with our accountant to generate invoices
  • Work closely with IT to develop new ad units/controls
  • Work closely with the Sales team to create and execute orders

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
  • 2+ years ad ops experience
  • An understanding of online advertising and marketing
  • Ability to multi task in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work after hours and on weekends when required
  • Strong communication skills and customer service skills
  • Strong organizational and analytic skills
  • Proficiency with basic office applications such as Excel & PowerPoint
  • Experience with DFP
  • Experience with HTML, JavaScript, Flash and rich media is a plus

Send resume to jobs@thewrap.com

TV Editor, TheWrap
Leading Hollywood industry news website TheWrap is seeking a TV Editor for its Los Angeles news bureau. The candidate must be highly competitive, organized, energetic and possess the ability to multi-task in a high pressure breaking news environment. Possess top-notch TV news judgment and story assigning ability. The position reports directly to the executive editor.

Ideal Candidate:

  • 5 or more years in a senior editorial position for a digital breaking entertainment news site, preferably with a business bent
  • Strong Rolodex and relationships within the TV industry
  • Ability to break TV scoops or generate tips for TV reporters to chase
  • Highly competitive with proven track record for driving TV section traffic and picking news story web hits
  • 24/7 news obsessive by nature, understanding the news cycle never sleeps
  • Ability to remain extremely calm in high-pressure newsroom
  • Experience with mentoring and growing green journalists
  • Social media savvy, as well as somewhat versed on emerging web technologies including but not limited to publishing platforms, video tools and social media tools

Required skills:

  • At least 5 years experience working in a fast-paced newsroom
  • Past experience with managing mid-large scale editorial teams
  • Top notch line editing and copy editing skills
  • Superior entertainment news judgment
  • Passionate about Hollywood industry news and its players
  • Proficient and speedy on a CMS such as Drupal, WordPress
  • Ability to crop photographs
  • Social media savvy

Submit clips and a resume to joseph.kapsch@thewrap.com

Film Biz Reporter, TheWrap
Leading Hollywood industry news website TheWrap has an opening for a film biz reporter. We are looking for an energetic, digitally savvy reporter who is passionate about the business of film. Ability to pick up the phone and build sources is essential. The ideal candidate is familiar with the fast-paced, highly competitive world of online entertainment industry coverage. Two to three years of reporting experience is preferred, some reporting and writing experience required. Position is based in Los Angeles.

Submit clips and a resume to editors@thewrap.com

Executive Assistant to CEO

Job Description:

TheWrap is seeking an Executive Assistant to provide administrative support to the CEO/Editor-in-Chief of a rapidly growing entertainment news site. Tasks include managing CEO’s schedule and needs, making travel arrangements, answering phones, ordering office supplies, and managing the office.

Job requires you to work in a fast-paced environment and be able to multi-task at a high volume. There is a lot going on and you must have the ability to switch gears seamlessly, and take on many tasks at once. Being proactive and a problem-solver is a must. Applicant needs to be flexible and think on his or her feet, while also being very organized and remaining calm under pressure.

Previous experience recommend as an assistant and/or working at a studio, production company or Talent Agency.

Please submit resume and cover letter in PDF format to be considered for this position to jobs@thewrap.com

Information Technology Manager

Oversees the management of the company’s outsourced IT systems provider

Human Resources:
Provides direction related to strategic and key tactical decisions related to this functional area. Key liaison in PEO relationship with outsourced human resource services provider

Facilities Management:
Take lead responsibility for managing the Wrap’s office facilities, including physical plant and telecommunications.

Experience required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting or related field;
  • 5+ years of relevant experience with a diverse set of skills;
  • Progressive track record of increasing management responsibilities within prior organizations;
  • Strong accounting and finance experience;
  • Systems knowledge and experience including how to harness financial and operational data within an organization;
  • Past experience in a start-up environment or capital markets preferred;
  • Must have excellent organizational skills as well as effective written and verbal communication skills;
  • Be knowledgeable in regards to QuickBooks Pro and Paychex payroll systems;
  • Excellent business acumen and analytical approaches to modeling and solving problems.

The Successful Candidate Possesses The Following Characteristics:

  • Energetic, professional, and positive leader who easily engages with, motivates and develops their team;
  • Self-motivated, possessing intellectual curiosity;
  • Flexible – capable of changing priorities to meet demands of business and product growth;
  • Process improvement and best practices expertise;
  • High integrity and ethical standards;
  • Thrives in a goal oriented environment, possessing the ability to prioritize and perform under pressure to meet deadlines.

Send resume to jobs@thewrap.com

Deputy Managing Editor, TheWrap
Leading Hollywood industry news website TheWrap is seeking a managing editor for its Los Angeles news bureau. The candidate must be highly competitive, organized, energetic and possess the ability to multi-task in a high pressure breaking news environment. Possess top-notch news judgment and story assigning ability. The position reports directly to the executive editor and individual will work extremely close with both the EE and Editor in Chief of the site.

Ideal Candidate:

  • 5 or more years in a senior editorial position for a digital breaking entertainment news site, preferably with a business bent
  • Highly competitive with proven track record for driving traffic and picking news story web hits
  • 24/7 news obsessive by nature, understanding the news cycle never sleeps
  • Ability to remain extremely calm in high-pressure newsroom
  • Experience with mentoring and growing green journalists
  • Social media savvy, as well as somewhat versed on emerging web technologies including but not limited to publishing platforms, video tools and social media tools
  • Strong Rolodex of entertainment contacts in TV, film, media and beyond

Required skills:

  • At least 5 years experience working in a fast-paced newsroom
  • Past experience with managing mid-large scale editorial teams
  • Top notch line editing and copy editing skills
  • Superior entertainment news judgment
  • Passionate about Hollywood industry news and its players
  • Proficient and speedy on a CMS such as Drupal, WordPress
  • Ability to crop photographs
  • Social media savvy

Send resume to jobs@thewrap.com

News Editor, TheWrap

We are looking for an experienced, digitally savvy news editor with more than a passing knowledge of the world of entertainment. The ideal candidate is familiar with the fast-paced, highly competitive world of online entertainment news coverage and thrives on breaking news and the energy of the newsroom. Must be a team player and comfortable with using social media. Wire service experience most welcome, solid news judgement a must. Three to five years experience required.

Send resume to jobs@thewrap.com