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News Editor

Leading Hollywood industry news website TheWrap is seeking a news editor for its Los Angeles newsroom, either full or half time. The ideal candidate will be highly organized, energetic and capable of multitasking in a high-pressure breaking news environment.

Required skills:

  • At least 2-3 years experience working in a fast-paced newsroom
  • Top-notch line-editing and copy-editing skills
  • Superior entertainment news judgment
  • Passion for Hollywood industry news and its players
  • Proficient and speedy on a CMS such as WordPress or Drupal
  • Ability to crop photographs
  • Social media savvy

Please submit clips and a résumé to thom.geier@thewrap.com and  tim@thewrap.com

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TV Industry Reporter

Leading Hollywood industry news website TheWrap is seeking a TV industry reporter to cover the business of television as well as how it impacts content and consumers. The position would be based in our L.A. newsroom. The ideal candidate will be highly organized, energetic and capable of multitasking in a high-pressure breaking news environment. This is not a broadcast or on-camera position.

Required skills:

  • At least 1-2 years experience working in a fast-paced print-oriented newsroom
  • Superior news judgment and knowledge of basic business reporting (company earnings, etc.)
  • Passion for the business of TV, its players — as well as its content
  • Proficient and speedy on a CMS such as WordPress or Drupal
  • Ability to crop photographs
  • Social media savvy

Please submit clips and a résumé to editors@thewrap.com

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Senior Director, Industry Partnerships

TheWrap has an opening for a full-time experiential sales lead. The ideal candidate will have strong entertainment industry relationships and a passion for helping clients achieve their goals at Wrap events such as The Grill and the Power Women Breakfast series. He or she should have excellent communication skills, a client-focused mentality, a strong work ethic, and an ability to balance multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

Summary

The Senior Director, Industry Partnerships will be responsible for building meaningful sponsorships and activations across TheWrap’s extensive events calendar. He or she will work closely with industry partners, helping clients identify their thoughts leaders for live events and leveraging those interactions across all TheWrap’s media channels.  Travel is expected as part of the position.

Requirements

      • Minimum 2-years sales experience
      • Trade publishing experience (print and digital)
      • Strong knowledge of current industry practices
      • Data research and insight experience
      • Campaign execution and management experience
      • Media planning
      • Experience generating and submitting RFPs and RFIs
      • Knowledge of comScore, Google Analytics, DoubleClick products (DFA, DFP, Ad Exchange), Google Docs and @plan
      • Strong communications skills
      • Event experience
      • Team oriented
      • Industry contacts

Please submit your résumé and cover letter to jobs@thewrap.com

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Assistant Art Director

Mid-level, full time, in-house contract to hire position.

Location: West Los Angeles

Job Description

If you are creative and detail oriented with a desire to work in a fast-paced environment, come join our team at TheWrap News!

How to Apply: Send a brief cover letter, resume and a link to a PDF or portfolio site with at least seven examples of: editorial design and art direction, along with any marketing decks, front end web design, and personal illustration or photography work.

Job Requirements: Five years of editorial design experience is required. The successful candidate will possess excellent communication and organizational skills and the ability to juggle several projects at once. The associated art director will work closely with the creative director to manage both digital and print projects in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. Applicants must have a strong understanding of typography and expert-level skills in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Acrobat. Must possess strong visual story-telling skills. You should have a love for entertainment and journalism. Knowledge of magazine production, color correction, PDF and postscript technology, prepress, PowerPoint, Digital Ad Creation, is required. Basic understanding of UI/UX. Motion graphics photography and/or Illustration, are desirable, but not required.

Qualifications:  Bachelor Degree desired, but will make exception for right candidate.

Skills: Adobe CC, Attention to Detail, Strong Visual Communication, Organized, Proactive, Multitasker, Professionalism, Team Player, Calm Under Pressure, Solution-Based, Data Entry, Reporting, PowerPoint, Microsoft Office and Punctual.

If interested in applying, please email jobs@thewrap.com

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Spring Editorial Interns

Leading Hollywood industry news website TheWrap has openings for unpaid editorial interns in our Los Angeles newsroom for college students who are able to receive course credit for part-time work. We are looking for  energetic, digitally savvy reporters who are passionate about the business of entertainment and as well as the content of films and TV and how they impacts viewers and society at large.

The job entails original reporting and clear thinking. The ideal candidate is familiar with the fast-paced, highly competitive world of online entertainment industry coverage. Submit clips and a résumé by November 16, 2018, to editors@thewrap.com, to the attention of Meriah Doty.