Collective Press is looking for a creative and passionate writer to author scripts for a web-show focused on Hip Hop history, culture and current events.
We are a digital media startup making online videos on a variety of topics (food, beauty, music etc.). You'll be communicating with a producer to pitch and execute scripts in a timely manner.
This is a remote part-time paid contractor position.
Write scripts for hosted video series (1-3 minutes per video)
Generate ideas for videos
Execute scripts based on assignments
Collaborate with producer to edit and finalize scripts
Other admin duties as assigned
Passion and knowledge of Hip Hop history, culture, and current events
Strong written storytelling ability
Strong researching abilities
Knowledge of social/web video formats a plus
Screenwriting experience a plus
Positive, can-do attitude
Self-starter and team player
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
Please apply with:
2) Writing sample. Ideally a published piece that demonstrates ability to write compelling non-fiction content.
3) Write a short script based on the following prompt:
In 400 words or less, describe the beef between Pusha T and Drake.
What was the origin of the feud?
What music resulted from the feud?
What is the current state of the Feud?
Who do you think won the feud and why?
Be engaging. Be Persuasive!
About Collective Press
Collective Press is a digital media startup company that was founded in 2014 by serial entrepreneurs from Berkeley, Stanford, and UPenn. It owns several digital publications spanning a variety of topics: news, trending stories, home, cooking, diy, and more.
Job Type: Contract
Education: Bachelor's (Preferred)
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