We are looking for a veteran senior booker / editorial producer to join the Brut team and lead all bookings from major interviews in entertainment, sports, politics, to the day-to-day stories we cover.
This is a great opportunity for someone who has a strong developed network and is looking to pivot into the digital and social media space. The ideal candidate has at least 10+ years of experience working at a network, media company, or in PR. This person should be able to demonstrate good tactics when it comes to finding and casting people for stories, as well as developed relationships over the years in all of the verticals that Brut cares about including politics, entertainment, fashion, sports, health/science, and has a good overall sense of news judgment.
Pitch unique and interesting stories that our audience will relate to
Conduct research and compiling well-rounded pre-interviews
Manage daily deadline turnarounds
Manage a team of bookers/producers and strategize with your colleagues on the best booking approaches
A bachelor’s degree and 10+ years of relevantwork experience
An extensive rolodex and the know-how to book everyone from high-profile guests celebrities and people at the center of major news stories
A passion for current events as well as industry events (film festivals, trade shows, award shows, political events)
Making sure content both meets our standards and serves our audience needs
Familiarity with SEO, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter,and other social media
Excellent email and overall communication skills + strong editorial judgment