Variety, the Leading Voice in Entertainment News and Analysis is Hiring a Senior Media Writer Based in West LA Headquarters
The Senior Media Writer position focuses heavily on breaking news, analysis and enterprise reporting on the largest media companies. The ideal candidate will have deep connections and sourcing with top leaders and other key industry executives working in streaming, television, film and digital, and have a track record of breaking exclusive business news. The candidate must be a strong team player who can be collaborative with a range of other reporters and editors and is able to produce a high volume of online stories under deadline pressure, as well as write cover stories and other major features for Variety’s weekly magazine.
- Minimum 3-5 years of experience as a hard news reporter
- Experience in delivering exclusive breaking news stories on the business of media and entertainment
- Experience writing in-depth, long-form and long-lead features.
- Established relationships and a high profile with top CEOs and industry leaders
Now celebrating its 115th year anniversary, Variety is the seminal voice of the entertainment industry. Featuring award-winning breaking news reporting, insightful award-season coverage, must-read feature spotlights and intelligent analysis of the industry’s most prominent players, Variety is the trusted source for the business of global entertainment. Read by a highly engaged audience of industry insiders, Variety’s multi-platform content coverage expands across digital, mobile, social, print and branded content, events and summits.
PMC is a leading independent global media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a passionate monthly audience of more than 310 million. Since 2004, Penske Media has been a pioneer in digital media and a platform innovator, reaching viewers on all screens across its ever-growing constellation of iconic brands, which includes Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, Rolling Stone, Billboard, WWD, SHE Media, Robb Report, Deadline, Sportico, Vibe, BGR, ARTnews, Fairchild Media, and Spy.com, among many others. PMC’s journalists and content creators deliver daily the most comprehensive news and information in their industries and areas of coverage, unequaled in ambition, depth and courage. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 14 countries worldwide, PMC believes companies should not only be profitable but also forces for good. To learn more about PMC, our 2% Foundation and its iconic brands, please visit www.pmc.com.