Refinery29 is looking for a self-starter who can report, write, and edit a variety of videos in the feminism, news, body-positive and trend space for our Strong Opinions Loosely Held video channel. This person will create 3 post-only assets a day: either text-on-screen videos, supercuts or social mini-docs geared for the FB feed. These are post-only assets meaning nothing is shot in the field.
Candidates must have:
- Desire to get work seen by millions of people
- Ability to get millions of views on content using best practices
- First hand experience creating content for social media/Facebook/digital
- An eye for catchy, shareable stories
- Strong researching, writing, and video editing skills
- Animation skills a plus
- A solid journalism background
- Ability work on tight deadlines
- Interest in entertainment, pop culture and award shows
- Ability to comment on live events quickly to generate memes and video clips
- Predict social and political trends before they happen.
- Interest in feminist art, activism, video and news content.
Multimedia, social media experience, and fact-checking experience a plus. 1 to 2 years of journalism, plus video editing experience, required.
Full-Time Freelance, 40 hours a week.