4Control Media Inc Editorial Contributor Remote · Part time

Are you an enthusiastic, organized, self-starter looking to make an impact in a flexible, remote work environment? We want you to join our team and participate in our storytelling process. As an Editorial Contributor, you will support the SOHH Content Team in administering, planning, and producing content for our distribution channels including website articles, blogs, video, podcasts, social media post, on the scene/live events. Ultimately, you should be able to deliver exceptional and informative content to meet audience preferences. Please note, this is a remote position.

Description

Your Day-to-day:

  • Develop and compose stories in various media formats and channels including website/blog, video/streaming, podcast, and social media.
  • Collaborate with the editorial team to research and plan new articles
  • Liaise with team members (e.g. writers, reporters and photographers) ensuring deadlines are met
  • Proofread and check that content is accurate and publish-ready
  • Suggest possible sources and improvements for pieces
  • Choose supporting material, like images, social media embeds, videos and illustrations
  • Follow current events and developments and suggest original ideas
  • Use social media and SEO to share and draw attention to articles

 

Job requirements:

  • Enjoy & have a personal interest in in Hip-Hop/Hip-Hop culture
  • Have current knowledge of pop culture and current events
  • Strong writing and proofreading skills (required)
  • Must complete a virtual, asynchronous training program prior to to participating in the publication process
  • Familiarity with social media platforms (required)
  • Proficiency in English (required)
  • Attention to detail (required)
  • Excellent communication skills (required)
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask (required)
  • BS degree in journalism, public relations, communications or related field (preferred but not required)
  • Proven past work experience in content creation. (preferred but not required)
  • Ability to travel to cover local and nationwide events, festivals, concerts, programs, etc.


Salary

$15 - $20 per hour