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21 May 2021

Freelance Entertainment Editor: Anime Content

Valnet Inc. – Posted by Valnet Inc. Anywhere

Job Description

UK | US | Remote (This is freelance & remote position)

CBR.com is looking for dedicated News Editors to provide daily coverage for the Anime and Manga news team.

Based in either the US or UK, you’ll be working with the CBR team as our leading Anime and Manga guru. By applying your industry knowledge to the forefront of our Anime News team, the news Anime News Editor will stay current with industry trends and breaking stories within the genre.

Job Responsibilities

  • Edit/Write a minimum of 10 news articles daily
  • 8-hour shifts; 9 am – 5 pm EST, Monday – Friday
  • Identify anime and manga news stories for CBR.com
  • Craft headlines, blurbs and peripheral text to capture new and existing traffic
  • Optimize SEO to capture search traffic
  • Create or identify eye-catching images
  • Assign, edit and provide regular feedback to the Anime/Manga freelance writing team
  • Identify new areas of growth for CBR Anime and Manga News
  • Track and analyze traffic trends to identify best practices and areas for future growth
  • Communicate with external media partners on behalf of CBR
  • Conduct any and all other tasks as given by the Lead Editor or Senior Staff

Application Requirements

  • Cover Letter
  • CV
  • 2-3 links to samples of published written work

Applicants must be highly motivated and possess the following requirements:

  • You are an experienced writer/editor with deep knowledge of anime and manga (from both past and present)
  • You fact-check and are detailed oriented
  • You are able to multitask and manage multiple projects simultaneously (via calendars and spreadsheets)

CBR is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and wants to hear YOUR voice. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees, while always on the search for skilled and passionate individuals to make an impact within the industry. We want the voices on our site to reflect the diversity of the community it serves.

Do you think you’d be a good fit for this role? If yes, apply today!

How to Apply

Apply to this position using this link. For more information, please reach out to hr@cbr.com.

Job Categories: Equal Opportunities. Job Types: Freelance. Job Tags: Anime, editor, Freelance, Manga, news, News Editor, News Writer, Remote Job, WordPress, and writer. Salaries: Not Disclosed.

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