Music Feeds is now accepting applications to fill a full-time, Sydney-based, Editor position.
We’re on the lookout for an outstanding, experienced Editor to bring a broad musical knowledge, editorial know-how, creativity and news production skills to this newly created role at one of Australia’s largest music websites.
Music Feeds is an Evolve Media, LLC company. Evolve Media is a publisher of leading enthusiast destinations for men and women, offering premium and engaging content to its readers and reaching an audience of over 95 million people globally each month.
Our Music Feeds Editor will produce news pieces and features on a regular basis, and will assist in commissioning and editing content from our team of staff writers and contributors. The successful applicant will have a proven ability to pitch, research, write, edit and publish content in a timely manner while also being accurate and paying attention to the tone and quality of each piece.
We’re looking for a skilled, speedy writer with a deep passion for music and pop culture. This person should know the difference between a music listener, a music lover and a music fan. They’ll have a nose for a story and a knowledge of the ins and outs of the music industry. Importantly, they’ll have the ability to identify the audience for a story, and the elements of a story most appealing to that audience.
A willingness and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, out of hours availability, a good degree of flexibility and a zero-tolerance policy for bad grammar are essential.
Our ideal candidate will have a strong, individual writing style which complements our brand, will know how to write a great headline, and will have a number of years’ experience working in a similar position. Experience managing multiple social media accounts, and a working knowledge of SEO techniques will also be highly regarded. Other digital and web production skills will also be looked upon favourably.
If you are passionate about good writing, passionate about music, and passionate about doing the best for yourself and your team, we want to hear from you. To apply, send your CV, portfolio and a short cover letter to [email protected] with the title “Music Feeds Editor” by Friday, 12th December. Salary negotiable depending on experience.