PokerNews is hiring for the following positions:
Intern – Social Media
PokerNews is looking to hire an intern with strong knowledge and understanding of the digital media landscape, including various social media websites. Focused on social media promotion and engagement, this individual must be creative, enthusiastic, and detail-oriented to be able to implement social strategies effectively.
Background in marketing, communications, or other related discipline with a solid understanding of digital trends
Strong communication skills
Organized, with an ability to prioritize time-sensitive assignments
Creative and flexible
Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and iMovie is a plus
The successful intern should have strong knowledge of social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr, etc.). Basic knowledge of editorial is a plus.
Monitor and post on blogs, forums, and social networks
Website and social media optimization
Statistics tracking – learn about social media reporting metrics. Report on audience growth, brand reach, top posts, social clicks, and social traffic
Increase our brand awareness and driving internet traffic
LocationLas Vegas resident preferred as face-to-face meetings will take place but remote or San Diego OK.
To ApplyPlease send a résumé along with a listing of the top 3 social media platforms you use today and which platform you think is the “next big thing” to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: Intern – Social Media.
Live Reporting Blogger
PokerNews is looking for the addition of Live Reporting bloggers to its global leading team. We're seeking highly-motivated experienced writers with a knowledge of the poker world.
- Experienced writer
- Solid communication skills in English (verbal and written)
- Strong knowledge of the poker industry and passion for the game
- Understanding of all forms of poker
- Work independently and be self motivated
- Adaptable and flexible with ability to multi task
- Ability to work under pressure
- Provide real-time coverage of poker events from around the world
- Update readers on tournament progress, both general to the event and player-specific
- Work with Editorial team to recap events daily
- Interview players
LocationCandidates from all locations will be considered.
CompensationPer event basis.
To ApplyPlease send a cover letter and résumé with writing samples to email@example.com with the subject line Live Reporting Blogger.