iHeartMedia Associate Editor in New York, New York

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Job Summary:

The Associate Editor, iHeartMedia will assist with the digital editorial and social presence for the Premiere Networks Digital Team at iHeartMedia and its portfolio of nationally syndicated radio programs. They will be focused on growing the digital footprint of Premiere's shows/brands and on-air personalities through owned and operated web/mobile properties. They will assist the Senior Director of Content Operations at iHeartRadio and the syndicated show staffs by crafting both sourced/mainstream content and creating original content for shows like On Air with Ryan Seacrest, The Elvis Duran Show, The Steve Harvey Morning Show, The Bobby Bones Show, On With Mario Lopez and many others. The ideal candidate will have experience conceiving, writing and editing content for the web, as well as implementing it socially, and possess a deep understanding of digital culture and the ability to identify stories before they go viral. They can also adapt to an infrastructure with a lot of moving parts and voices specific to each show’s brand. Additionally, they should be able to brainstorm ways to increase traffic to, and engagement and awareness around, the various properties. This person is a self-starter who is organized, detail-oriented and able to meet deadlines. The position will be based in New York, NY.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • 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 across multiple syndicated shows for Premiere.

  • Produce coverage and content around key events and important launches for Premiere shows and editorial integrations with iHeartRadio.

  • Implement content socially.

  • Strategize ways to increase traffic.

  • Must be available to work occasional weekend hours

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor's 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

  • 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

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment

  • 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

  • Experience writing alternative and/or rock content preferred

  • Experience with CMS publishing tools


New York, NY: 125 West 55th Street, 10019

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iHeartMedia, Inc. is one of the leading global media and entertainment companies specializing in radio, digital, outdoor, mobile, live events, and on-demand entertainment and information services across the nation and providing premier opportunities for advertisers.

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