Freelance Editor, Snapchat Discover – Complex – New York, NY
Location: New York, NY
Complex Networks formed from the acquisition of Complex Media Inc. through a joint venture by Verizon and Hearst. Today, it is a global lifestyle brand and media company and one of the most influential voices in popular culture. Complex Networks’ digital channels, which include Complex News, First We Feast, Pigeons & Planes, Sole Collector and more, are the Top 10 publishers in the U.S. for social engagement on channels like Facebook and YouTube. A diversified and profitable media business with premium distribution partners such as Netflix, Hulu, Pluto TV, Roku, and iFlix. Complex Networks’ original content exemplifies convergence culture, exploring topics that span across popular culture from music to movies, sports to video games, fashion to food.
Complex’s Snapchat Discover team is looking to hire a Freelance Editor. As the Editor with the Snapchat Discover team you will utilize content from Complex.com to create daily Snapchat editions. In addition, you will work with Deputy Editor to create and edit short-form copy exclusive to Snapchat, and research creditable sites on what’s happening within the industry.
NOTE: This is a freelance role that requires working off-site. You must have your own computer.
Please include your hourly rate with your application.
- BA in Journalism
- An experienced copy editor and writer
- Excellent grammar and impeccable attention to detail
- Ability to handle multiple projects with close attention to priority and tight deadlines for same-day turnarounds
- Knowledgeable about the nuances of current hip-hop
- An expert in all things social media, with a specific interest in Snapchat and its Discover platform
Complex Networks offers an awesome casual work environment with a great team of smart, motivated, innovative and fun people.
About Complex Networks
Complex Networks develops and distributes original programming for its channels and through output deals with premium distributors. The company cultivates content that spans across popular culture from music to movies, sports to video games, fashion to food, reaching the coveted 18-24-year-old male audience. In 2016, the company launched ComplexCon in Long Beach, California, to bring the “Internet to life.” The annual event attracts over 200 culture-shifting brands and over 60,000 digitally savvy attendees to the two-day cultural festival.