Mediaite is Hiring a Full-Time Writer

Mediaite is looking for an ambitious, ​opinionated​, newshound to analyze the names, the brands, the gossip, the digerati of news, politics, and entertainment​. You would be writing opinion pieces and news stories using any and all of the tools of digital storytelling: Words, video, pictures, social interactions,​ ​you name it.

If you think you have what it takes and want to impact the news cycle then we want to talk to you.


– A clear, concise, and in-depth knowledge of the world of news​ ​media, including online personalities, major cable and broadcast networks, leading columnists, and general thought-leaders

– You thrive under pressure, and ​are​ ab​le​ to find issues bubbling up in the media world before they have been widely reported​

– A clear understanding of how Twitter, Facebook, user-generated content​ ​and viral videos are shaping the news cycle

– Strong news judgment and an eye for underreported content and ideas. Can you find the nugget of interest that no one else has discovered?

– The ability to write an “objective” news article at one moment, and transition into writing an opinionated column the next

– Salary is ​entry level but with opportunity for quick growth

To Apply:

Send us an email ( with your resume and cover letter explaining why you’re suited for the position. Please include links to articles you’ve written and edited.

About Mediaite:

Mediaite is the site for news, information and smart opinions about online, broadcast and print media and entertainment, offering original and immediate assessments of the latest news as it breaks.

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