Business Writer at The Hollywood Reporter

January 21, 2022
New York, NY

The Hollywood Reporter is hiring a Business Writer to work closely with the editorial team to cover stories at the intersection of Wall Street, corporate media and how C-suite decision making impacts the entertainment industry. 

Coverage areas would include focus on traditional Hollywood conglomerates and emerging Silicon Valley giants, with an eye toward breaking news on workplace culture, mergers and acquisitions, executive hires or layoffs, organizational restructuring, investments and earnings.

This role requires reporting multiple news articles daily as well as pitching and writing longer lead features for The Hollywood Reporter’s award-winning website and print magazine. The ideal candidate has knowledge of the executives making decisions at major media and entertainment conglomerates, has key sources within the industry and an established record of breaking or advancing news as well as familiarity with profile writing and news making Q&As.

Requirements:

  • Five years editorial experience at a magazine, newspaper or digital news outlet, preferably with a business reporting background.

  • A fast and accurate writer who can cover breaking news on deadline as well as balance longer-lead articles

  • A drive to respond to and advance stories in a 24-hour news cycle

  • Represent The Hollywood Reporter at events when appropriate

It’s all About You

At PMC, your wellness is top of mind. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to nurture you and your loved ones, including pets! Our package includes Healthcare (medical, dental, and vision) HSA with an employer contribution, FSA (Healthcare, Dependent Care & Commuter), EAP, Life Insurance, 401K with an employer match,  Paid Parental Leave,  Long-term Disability, generous Paid Time off (PTO), Pet Insurance, and Home & Auto insurance. Our Wellness initiatives rotate yoga, meditation, wellness weeks on a variety of topics, and financial wellness. We continuously elevate our offerings with more, for you. 

About The Hollywood Reporter:

At a time of transformative change, The Hollywood Reporter provides unparalleled access to and intelligence about the business of the entertainment industry, as well as the people and the culture behind it. THR is an urgent and timely blend of rigorous breaking news, analysis, investigative reporting, insightful features, as well as lively design and elegant, creative  photography across multiple platforms — a high-octane 24/7 website, a luxurious weekly print magazine, video series, podcasts, exclusive events and robust social media accounts. THR sets the entertainment agenda, elevating and broadening the style and substance of the Hollywood conversation.

About PMC: 

PMC is a leading independent global media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a passionate monthly audience of more than 310 million. Since 2004, Penske Media has been a pioneer in digital media and a platform innovator, reaching viewers on all screens across its ever-growing constellation of iconic brands, which includes Deadline, Variety, Rolling Stone, Billboard, The Hollywood Reporter, VIBE, WWD, SHE Media, Robb Report, Sportico, BGR, ARTnews, Art in America, Fairchild Media, and Spy.com, among many others. PMC’s journalists and content creators deliver daily the most comprehensive news and information in their industries and areas of coverage, unequaled in ambition, depth and courage. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 14 countries worldwide, PMC believes companies should not only be profitable but also forces for good. To learn more about PMC, our 2% Foundation, and our portfolio of brands, please visit www.PMC.com.

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