Buzzfeed

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Buzzfeed Berlin, Germany
Feb 16, 2020
BuzzFeed News Deutschland ist ein preisgekröntes Rechercheteam, das es sich zur Aufgabe gemacht hat, exklusive Recherchen über strukturelle Missstände und Machtmissbrauch zu veröffentlichen. Wir suchen eine investigative Reporterin (m/w/d), die uns dabei unterstützt. Bewerber*innen sollten ambitionierte Ideen haben. Und sie sollten die Ausdauer mitbringen, diese in aufwändigen Recherchen gegen Widerstände umzusetzen.    Wir suchen nach Reporter*innen, die:  bestenfalls erste Erfahrungen mit exklusiven Scoops und aufwändigen Recherchen haben und wissen: Das ist genau das, was ich im Journalismus machen möchte. Dinge ans Licht holen wollen, die bisher nicht bekannt sind – und deren Aufdeckung Menschen im Zweifel aktiv verhindern. sauber und detailgetreu arbeiten und lieber einen zusätzlichen Faktencheck einlegen, als sich nach der Veröffentlichung korrigieren zu müssen. sich idealerweise bereits gut mit journalistischen Auskunftsrechten auskennen, zum Beispiel mit dem Presserecht und den verschiedenen Informationsfreiheitsgesetzen. ein gutes Gespür für ethische Fragen rund um Recherchen und Journalismus haben. Lust darauf haben, gut erzählte Geschichten zu veröffentlichen – so dass unsere Recherchen nicht nur neue Dinge ans Licht bringen, sondern auch möglichst viele Menschen erreichen. im Team arbeiten und dabei gemeinsam Spaß an der Recherche entwickeln wollen.   Bitte sende uns einen Lebenslauf, ein Motivationsschreiben sowie maximal drei Arbeitsproben.    Das Motivationsschreiben sollte einige Gedanken zu Deiner zukünftigen Arbeit bei uns enthalten. Also: Welche Schwerpunkte würdest Du setzen? Welche exklusiven Scoops würdest Du angehen? Und was würdest Du recherchieren, wenn wir Dir drei oder sechs Monate Zeit geben, genug Budget für Bahnfahrten und Hotels sowie hundertprozentige redaktionelle und anwaltliche Unterstützung? Was fehlt in der investigativen Berichterstattung in Deutschland und wie würdest Du das durch Deine Recherchen bei BuzzFeed News Deutschland ändern?    Falls Du eine besondere Perspektive mitbringst – sei es durch Deine Ausbildung, Deine bisherige Berichterstattung oder Deine Biographie – dann lass uns dies, wenn Du magst, gerne in Deinem Motivationsschreiben wissen.    Wir freuen uns auf Deine Bewerbung!   Was Dich erwartet: Keine Klick- oder Output-Vorgaben, sondern Zeit für exklusive Scoops und aufwändige Recherchen. Eine enge Einbindung in unser derzeit vierköpfiges Rechercheteam und eine individuelle Betreuung auf Augenhöhe. Der Rückhalt einer großen Institution mit entsprechenden Ressourcen, wenn es um Deine physische, digitale und rechtliche Sicherheit geht. Ein junges, vielfältiges und zu großen Teilen weibliches Publikum. Ein reger und kreativer Austausch mit BuzzFeed-Mitarbeiter*innen auf der ganzen Welt. Eine feste, unbefristete Vollzeitstelle mit konkurrenzfähigem Gehalt. 30 Urlaubstage im Jahr (plus extrafrei am Geburtstag).    Das sind wir: BuzzFeed News Deutschland ist ein junges, kreatives Team, das viele Entwicklungschancen bietet. Die Aufgaben bei uns sind abwechslungsreich und der Austausch mit den internationalen Teams regelmäßig. Unser Arbeitsplatz ist in Berlin Mitte und die Arbeitsatmosphäre sehr angenehm. Wir freuen uns darauf, BuzzFeed News Deutschland gemeinsam mit dir noch erfolgreicher zu machen. BuzzFeed News ist Teil eines internationalen Medienunternehmens, das Nachrichten, Unterhaltung und Videos produziert und veröffentlicht. Mit seinen exklusiven Scoops und aufwändigen Recherchen hat BuzzFeed News in den vergangenen Jahren zahlreiche Diskussionen und Veränderungen angestoßen. International ist BuzzFeed News vielfach ausgezeichnet worden und war unter anderem zweimal für den Pulitzer-Preis nominiert. In Deutschland hat BuzzFeed News unter anderem den Nannen- und den Otto-Brenner-Preis gewonnen.   Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package, including salary and stock options A generous and well-rounded benefits program featuring PTO, unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.   BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed Los Angeles, CA, USA
Feb 16, 2020
BuzzFeed is looking for a thoughtful, experienced leader to join our Editorial Production team as a Managing Producer . Reporting to our Head of Physical Production, you'll uphold the values of transparency and collaboration in the growth of the operations and content organizations. You ’re self-motivated , passionate about cross team collaboration and creative problem solving . You will: Troubleshoot day-to-day production challenges and appropriately escalate as needed. Vet budgets for approval; ensuring productions are on budget/on schedule . Navigate simultaneous short/long-term projects with consideration of priority. Serve as a People Manager with an adaptable mindset, emotional intelligence and a sense of humor. Create structured learning and growth plan for direct report(s). Proactively work with Production Operations teams to reduce bottlenecks and increase efficiency. Effectively communicate policies and procedures to direct reports and freelance crew. Committed to sourcing and hiring diverse and inclusive crews and staff positions. Work with production management to anticipate future growth needs, help outline strategy and execution of workflows. You have:  5+ years of production management experience with a leadership role , ideally focused on unscripted formats. Deep knowledge of Production and Operations best practices. Expertise in budgeting and scheduling. Ability to work collaboratively and autonomously across multiple teams and projects. Experience overseeing the hiring process for staff and freelance personnel. Experience producing International productions from the office and on location. Know how to ask for help, strive for self-improvement but not perfection, provide constructive criticism, listen and create opportunities for yourself and others. Expertise in Movie Magic, Google Drive and Excel . Experience with and willingness to learn production management software/tools/databases . Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package, including salary and stock options A generous and well-rounded benefits program featuring PTO, unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.
Buzzfeed United States
Feb 16, 2020
BuzzFeed is looking for an eager and intelligent undergraduate rising Senior to join the Global Media Planning team for summer 2020. This internship is a full-time, paid opportunity. In this role you will join the Pricing & Planning team, based in our LA and NYC offices, to support the tactical and strategic projects. Applying market research and critical analysis, BuzzFeed’s Media Planners devise or recommend strategies for using our product mix effectively to drive successful campaigns for our clients. This Summer, You Will Learn: How Buzzfeed is positioned as the leading digital publisher, the social landscape in which Buzzfeed plays   How to work cross-functionally with Client Partnerships and Account Management teams to identify client needs, objectives, and goals How to build thoughtful media plans that achieve client satisfaction and maximizes BuzzFeed’s revenue Strong excel skills, and substantial media math Responsibilities: Create media plan templates for packages that can be shared across Client Partnerships and Account Management Support all planning system entry functions in our CRM and Work Order Management systems Coordinate with Pricing & Planning to determine pricing exceptions and price tags for new opportunities Manage product catalog across our CRM and Work Order Management systems Handle any and all ad-hoc requests in a timely, efficient manner Requirements: Must be currently enrolled in a 4-year BA / BS program Passionate about digital / social media Able to multitask in a fast paced environment Experience working with CRMs (Salesforce) and with Order Management systems preferred, but not required - Excellent interpersonal skills, experience working directly with Sales teams a plus - Excellent analytical and critical thinking abilities - Excellent verbal and written communication skills - Experience working with Microsoft Excel or Google Sheets   Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.  BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed New York, NY, USA
Feb 16, 2020
The Role: BuzzFeed…the social news and entertainment company provides the most shareable breaking news, original reporting, entertainment and video across the social web. We are looking for a Senior Account Executive - Entertainment with a passion for social content-driven advertising and marketing inclusive of native, affiliate, media, experiential, data. You have experience in digital/experiential media and a proven track record within sales. You are able to work within a strong team culture while being independent in managing business. You also have effective collaboration, negotiation, and customer service skills. You thrive in an entrepreneurial learning environment that will allow you to quickly get up to speed on our products and begin generating revenue.   You Will: Pitch renewal business & seeks to find new lines of business in order to generate growth amongst existing clients Creatively build a pipeline and maintain a high level of activity Prepare for and manage business meetings with clients ranging from agency-level to C-level clients Develop a sales strategy and business plan for generating revenue through premium direct sales to brands and agencies as well as RFP agency business Host online, phone, in-person presentations, and client entertainment Utilize extensive knowledge of assigned clients, including their internal structure, agency partners, etc. to uncover new opportunities for revenue Expert on social media, content marketing, mobile and digital video   You Have: 5+ years of previous digital media & sales experience Demonstrated an ability to Passion for creatively problem solve revenue generating solutions/products/strategies ing to answer and understanding client business challenges A cCurious nature, and are someone who enjoys thinking outside the box Previous experience successfully driving revenue through prospecting, discovery, pitching, closing and renewing business Intellectual curiosity, and an entrepreneurial spirit Ability to effectively collaborate with internal partner teams while being independent in managing your business Outstanding communications skills including negotiation skills and exemplary consultative selling skills. Experience navigating the internet and social platforms A desire to learn and adapt in an ever changing industry Bonus: A passion for the transforming entertainment industry, an informed POV on the streaming wars, and/or an understanding of Direct-to-Consumer business models   Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package, including salary and stock options A generous and well-rounded benefits program featuring PTO, unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.  BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed London, UK
Feb 15, 2020
  We're looking for a smart, energetic News Editor to help lead the day-to-day operations and coverage for the BuzzFeed UK news desk. Please note: this is a maternity cover position.  Our newsroom pushes for deeply reported stories with real-world impact and a connection to the issues that matter most to our readers. The right person will work with our excellent team of reporters, based in London, to develop ideas that grab the attention of a large audience, and guide them in their day to day reporting duties.   You Will Commission and edit a wide mix of innovative, ambitious reporting projects covering politics, social justice, celebrity and social news.  Manage the production of all of the team's stories, including coordinating with designers, copy editors, social curators, the PR team, and the newsroom lawyers    You Have 3-5 years of experience reporting and/or editing for a journalistic outlet, with a proven track record of working on impactful stories Experience turning complicated ideas into clear and lively prose A sophisticated understanding of the UK landscape and what makes a great story for BuzzFeed News. Love for and excitement about the internet   Life at BuzzFeed   At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions No shortage of snacks, catered lunches, beverages, birthday treats... BuzzFeed is the world's leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world's largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios. BuzzFeed UK focuses on exclusive, deeply reported stories on politics, social justice, celebrity and social news. The news operation has won countless awards for its work, including News Website of the Year at the Society of Editors' Press Awards.  BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.    
Buzzfeed Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Feb 15, 2020
Are you viral on Twitter? Running an Instagram meme account? Maybe slightly internet culture obsessed? And does the prospect of working in a creative and fast-paced environment making content for social excite you?   BuzzFeed is looking for a skilled, creative, and strategic Social Media Editor to join our team in Mumbai. As Social Media Editor, you will be responsible for building and executing strategy across BuzzFeed India’s social channels – Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, TikTok, and beyond. We will provide you with access to fresh new content, our massive content library, and industry-leading data and analytics tools. It will be your responsibility to drive growth and engagement on our channels. In order to accomplish your mission, you will be encouraged to get creative — perhaps you will cut down a celebrity interview into memes to turn one video into five. Or maybe a BuzzFeed India video provides a perfect reaction GIF on a Sunday when the next morning’s commute is on the brain.    You will: Develop a data-led platform strategy to drive growth across our social channels Create, schedule, and launch posts on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and other social platforms Use Photoshop and/or Premiere Pro to create or cutdown assets from video footage and strategically cross promote this content onto relevant BuzzFeed handles Communicate and brainstorm with content creators and video creators to achieve goals and meet deadlines Analyze reporting on social performance, trends, and new opportunities Oversee community moderations across social platforms Make connections at the social platforms and stay updated as platforms change and evolve their offerings (playlists, stories, highlights, live video, etc.) Leverage Facebook Analytics and other third party tools for tracking and reporting on content performance   You are:  Experienced in digital media, with 3-5 years developing and implementing social media strategy for a major publisher or brand A proven expert in data-led strategic thinking Someone with a strong understanding of Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, TikTok, etc., and why content on those platforms perform Knowledgeable of the digital media landscape and BuzzFeed’s local (and global) competitors Creative, with an understanding of why things go viral Self-motivated and unafraid to carve out new responsibilities for yourself Able to flourish in a collaborative, fun, and evolving environment Genuinely obsessed with the internet Proficient with Photoshop and Premiere Pro Knowledgeable of Google Suite and Keynote Ready to share a portfolio of assets (videos, memes, etc.) you’ve created for social   Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package, including salary and stock options A generous and well-rounded benefits program specifically tailored to local markets, including PTO, sick leave, family leave, and much more An office stocked with plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios. BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed New York, NY, USA
Feb 15, 2020
BuzzFeed is looking for a detailed customer-service focused individual to help manage and support BuzzFeed's advertising operations. As the Senior Account Manager, you will lead in the creation of strategic sales proposals, and develop ideas and concepts to solve client goals that are deeply rooted in storytelling and insights. You will serve as the client’s primary point of contact to ensure the success of the program. This position is based in our New York office supporting our Tech/Telco vertical. You Will: Partner with Sales in building successful client relationships, growing the partnership and in selling through BuzzFeed solutions and strategy. Help internal cross-disciplinary teams to maintain successful agency and advertiser relationships General knowledge of all aspects of industry and clients’ business and the ability to apply that knowledge to meaningful insights, counsel and planning for the client’s business and BuzzFeed assignments. Enter and manage insertion orders within third-party and internal sales operations systems Serve as the client’s primary point of contact for the program while providing reporting, monitoring program performance and delivery Partner with Creative, Production, Distribution and other internal teams to successfully launch and manage programs and production schedules You Have: 5+ years’ experience in Digital industry and/or at a publisher, media or creative agency managing a brand’s digital advertising strategy, creative development and buying activities Experience partnering with internal teams to brainstorm solutions that achieve client goals and future needs Experience in a client interfacing role and comfortable presenting to different audiences, tailoring messages accordingly Worked on complex multi-touch point, production heavy, large-spend programs with the proven success of client growth Experience reporting and monitoring program performance and delivery by working with distribution and advertising operations teams Proven project management experience and ability to navigate and communicate timelines and deliverables (internally and externally) with accuracy Strong understanding and ability to tell the story using data, research and insights Keynote, Powerpoint, Excel, Google Product Suite and/or Basecamp, Slack and Boostr knowledge Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package, including salary and stock options A generous and well-rounded benefits program featuring PTO, unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.  BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed London, UK
Feb 15, 2020
(6 month contract with the possibility of extension)    Job Description Are you an Administrative  Assistant with experience in supporting senior management? BuzzFeed UK is seeking someone to become an integral part of their team and provide executive support to the General Manager (GM) of Europe and general administrative support to our UK News Editor and other senior executives as required. This is a six month contract in the first instance.    This role is based in London and reports into GM of Europe.    You Will: Acts as a representative of the GM of Europe. Provide administrative services to both the General Manager and UK Editor. including: diary management, scheduling meetings, event planning, organising travel and preparing travel itineraries, correspondence, and prioritising emails. Provide administrative support to other senior executives as and when required. Provide administrative support in the delivery of assignments and initiatives on behalf of the General Manager as and when required. Coordinate, attend, and take minutes for specific meetings as needed. Work on a highly confidential basis by maintaining the importance and the privacy of the General Manager and UK Editor. Cover front desk duties in the Office Manager’s absence.  Support the GM and office manager with the new London office move.  You Have: Demonstrable experience supporting an executive and/or senior management team. Highly organized and detail-oriented with complex calendar management experience. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Proficiency with Google Apps (Gmail, Google Docs, Google Calendar), and video conferencing tools. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships with key stakeholders  A sense of humour!   Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios. BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed Los Angeles, CA, USA
Feb 15, 2020
The Role BuzzFeed is looking for an Associate Social Media Strategist to join our team in Los Angeles. You will work on social video strategy, and have a hand in publishing on all social platforms. This a full time position based in our Los Angeles office, working Monday - Friday. You Will Oversee Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and Instagram video publishing. Communicate and brainstorm with content creators and video creators to achieve goals and meet deadlines, analyzing and reporting on social performance, trends, and new opportunities. Embed with brand-focused video teams, including Pero Like, and help them set up their content for success on various social platforms. Grow audiences on emerging video platforms like TikTok.  Engage with the BuzzFeed community across platforms. Help maintain the cheery and collaborative BuzzFeed culture with a positive attitude and obsession with the things people are sharing, liking, recommending and talking about on the internet You Have 1-2 years experience running social accounts for a major publisher or brand Social media reporting experience and data analysis skills An understanding of social video and how to optimize it for different platforms.  As Pero Like content will be a focus for this role, the ideal candidate will have an interest in/ familiarity with Latinx issues and pop culture.  A candidate who is bilingual (English/ Spanish) is also a major plus!  Experience in Facebook / YouTube Analytics and third party tools for tracking and reporting. An understanding of virality and the media landscape Be a self-motivated person who isn't afraid to carve out new responsibilities for themselves Understand Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc., and why content on those platforms became popular Have a positive, curious, playful disposition A genuine love for and excitement about the internet   . Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package, including salary and stock options A generous and well-rounded benefits program featuring PTO, unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.  BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed Los Angeles, CA, USA
Feb 15, 2020
BuzzFeed is seeking an Associate Social Media Strategist to focus on video publishing strategy for some of BuzzFeed’s most beloved lifestyle brands on YouTube. This position will use data to inform decisions, and will collaborate closely with video producers to ensure that our content is being released in the most optimal way across YouTube and more. T he ideal candidate is obsessed with lifestyle publishers like Tasty, As/Is, Nifty and Goodful and would be able to understand and summarize how and why certain videos blow up — where did they take off, what makes them special, why are they worth sharing? The ideal candidate is able to navigate a fast-paced and dynamic work environment with efficiency and maturity. We’re looking for a rockstar who is naturally organized and detail-oriented, enthusiastic about social media and all things BuzzFeed —  someone who is a data-obsessed self-starter with excellent judgement and communication skills.   A knowledge of and passion for food, home, beauty and style, health and wellness is a major plus! This is a full-time salaried position in our Los Angeles office. We offer competitive compensation and a stock option program. You Will: Plan, implement, schedule, publish and analyze video and distributed content releases and schedules across multiple YouTube channels Completely and wholly owns their initiatives from a publishing point-of-view; has all the answers and if they don’t, they will own finding the answer.  Establishes a consultative relationship with stakeholders, including executives.  Schedule and publish videos to some of the biggest brands on YouTube Monitor discussions, posts, and comments across multiple YouTube channels and other social media channels. Acts as an advisor for new initiatives; a respected thought leader to help teams throughout the company crack new content areas and formats Has the foresight to anticipate issues in workflow or content performance and present manager with possible actionable solutions. Able to think outside the day-to-day to find creative scalable solutions (i.e.: work smarter not harder). Use knowledge of online video to present our videos in the most shareable way, helping them to have the biggest reach and impact You Have: 1-2 years of experience online writing/editing/curating on the web Strong interest in food, home, health and wellness a definite plus! Understanding of the digital landscape and a proven interest in keeping up to date with developments in web platforms and applications Deep enthusiasm for experimenting with content and strategy to optimize for key metrics  Knowledge of the online video ecosystem Native Tumblr, Vimeo, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and Reddit user Deep understanding of how titling and thumbnails can affect a video’s performance Strong organizational and communication skills Must have excellent writing skills Responds to a fluctuating workload with a positive attitude and is always ready to tackle new challenges! Ability to handle multiple priorities - a tireless work ethic never hurts!   To apply: No formal cover letters, please. Instead, include a few short paragraphs in your application explaining why you'd be a good fit for this particular position. We’d also like you to share 3-5 links to videos posted on BuzzFeed Facebook pages (published within the last year) that you think did really well on social media, and explain why. Provide links to your social media accounts or personal blog Attach a resume Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package, including salary and stock options A generous and well-rounded benefits program featuring PTO, unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.  BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed New York, NY, USA
Feb 15, 2020
The Role BuzzFeed is currently seeking Assistant Editors to join our talent network for potential future opportunities on BuzzFeed projects. As one of the leading independent digital media companies, BuzzFeed publishes a vast amount of new content daily, across various platforms and formats. Publishing at such scale, we are always interested in hearing from talented professionals who are able to assist on-site on a per-project basis. Submitting your information here is the best way to ensure that as various shoots, projects etc... occur, our team is able to find and engage qualified talent.  How This Works: Submit your cover letter and resume below You'll receive a confirmation of your submission and your information will be kept on file As projects arise, our team will search through submissions to find the best talent If your skills and experience are a match for our project needs, you will be contacted to gauge interest and availability  Responsibilities: Logging, organizing, and archiving footage Keep detailed logs on footage, ingests, and preps Prepare and assemble string outs, short content, and in-video graphics when requested Assist Editors and Producers with workflow knowledge and tasks to streamline the Post-Production process Occasionally help with tech support issues Collaborate with editors in trafficking, assessing and editing incoming footage Assist Post-Production Supervisors in the management of assets and production materials Support communication between Production and Post-Production teams Prep and Conform assets for delivery to vendors for sound mix and color correction, as well as client deliverables Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Film, Communication (or related field/experience) 3+ years working in a professional environment Advanced knowledge of Mac OS and Adobe Creative Cloud apps including Premiere Pro (preferred NLE), Photoshop, Illustrator, Media Encoder and After Effects as well as 3rd party software Comfortable working with most video codecs, formats, timecode formats, and transcoding Comfortable sharing feedback within a small team environment Detail-oriented, technical, and open to new ideas Work at at a consistent pace while effectively multitasking Flexibility to adapt with changing timelines and deliverables Working knowledge of Post Production and Production process and equipment Knowledgeable of social media and digital video platforms  
Buzzfeed Los Angeles, CA, USA
Feb 15, 2020
BuzzFeed is seeking an Intern to work with our Account Management team. The ideal candidate will be comfortable in a fast-paced environment, will bring energy and passion to everything they do, and will not be afraid to roll up their sleeves to tackle projects both big and small. This internship is a full-time, paid opportunity. This role will partner closely with Client Partnerships, Media Planning, Ad Operations & Branded Distribution, Creative and various other parts of the advertising org. Responsibilities: Provide overall support to the Account Management, team Assist in the development of internal and client-facing collateral (education decks, one-sheeters, campaign recaps, etc.) Assist with competitive / industry research and analysis Take on projects - both proactively and reactively - that will service both the Account Management team + the larger advertising org based on need / gaps Take part in broader business team meetings (Client Partnerships, Account Management, etc.) Requirements: Must be currently enrolled in a 4-year BA / BS program Passionate about digital / social media Salesforce/CRM proficiency a plus Exceptional interpersonal skills Strong writing skills Able to synthesize ideas from group discussions and articulate them verbally / in writing Must be self-motivated, driven and able to work independently as well as part of a team Must be proactive, professional, polite, respectful and possess exceptional attention to detail   Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.  BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed New York, NY, USA
Feb 15, 2020
BuzzFeed is seeking an Intern to work with our Account Management team. The ideal candidate will be comfortable in a fast-paced environment, will bring energy and passion to everything they do, and will not be afraid to roll up their sleeves to tackle projects both big and small. This internship is a full-time, paid opportunity. This role will partner closely with Client Partnerships, Media Planning, Ad Operations & Branded Distribution, Creative and various other parts of the advertising org. Responsibilities: Provide overall support to the Account Management, team Assist in the development of internal and client-facing collateral (education decks, one-sheeters, campaign recaps, etc.) Assist with competitive / industry research and analysis Take on projects - both proactively and reactively - that will service both the Account Management team + the larger advertising org based on need / gaps Take part in broader business team meetings (Client Partnerships, Account Management, etc.) Requirements: Must be currently enrolled in a 4-year BA / BS program Passionate about digital / social media Salesforce/CRM proficiency a plus Exceptional interpersonal skills Strong writing skills Able to synthesize ideas from group discussions and articulate them verbally / in writing Must be self-motivated, driven and able to work independently as well as part of a team Must be proactive, professional, polite, respectful and possess exceptional attention to detail Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.  BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed New York, NY, USA
Feb 15, 2020
An internship at BuzzFeed is a great way to learn about what our advertising org does and get hands on experience in the Digital Media field. This internship is a full-time, paid opportunity. The program will include a super collaborative work environment, learning and professional development opportunities, Lunch & Learns, fun outings and overflowing perks! Our Ad Ops interns support various teams including Branded Content, Client Partnerships, and Account Management. In this role you will help manage the end-to-end campaign life cycle for our clients including campaign planning, scheduling, implementation and monitoring, as well as reporting. This Summer, You Will: Gain knowledge on how the world's largest branded content business operates Establish expertise in Social Platform ad buying techniques Assist team members with reporting and administrative needs Monitor the internet for industry updates that impact BuzzFeed's business Responsibilities: Support the execution of upcoming campaigns and creative deadlines Assist with ad set up and performance for our BuzzFeed platforms Analyze and report on campaign performance and delivery Requirements: Must be currently enrolled in a 4-year BA / BS program Analytical mindset with proven organizational skills. Understanding of social platforms and how publishers utilize ad buying to generate revenue. Ability to quickly analyze data to pull key takeaways and spot trends. A genuine love for and excitement about the internet. No haters! Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.  BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed Los Angeles, CA, USA
Feb 15, 2020
BuzzFeed is seeking a Social Producer to develop creative strategy around emerging platforms and talent. This person will take social strategy into their own hands,  collaborating closely with BuzzFeed’s established and emerging Creator talent to create original ideas and social media magic on the daily.  Are you obsessed with TikTok, IGTV, and social media at large?  Then get excited. This position is for you.  The ideal candidate knows social, and why certain content goes viral: where did it take off, what makes it special, and why it’s worth sharing. This candidate picks up on trends early, and is always on top of the next big thing.  We’re looking for someone who is able to navigate a fast-paced and dynamic work environment with efficiency and maturity. A rockstar who is naturally organized and detail-oriented, enthusiastic about social media and all-things-BuzzFeed —  a natural creator with a desire to learn and develop custom strategy.  This is a full-time salaried position in our Los Angeles office. We offer competitive compensation and a stock option program. You will: Own the entire production process for Tiktok and IGTV creator content (from ideation, through post-production and publishing), leveraging BuzzFeed Talent Residents and established Creators on the BuzzFeed accounts Lead brainstorms around light-lift, short form content creation Capture behind-the-scenes content for Instagram & Facebook Stories from video shoots happening daily on BuzzFeed’s Hollywood campus Establish a consultative relationship with talent around individual social accounts and promotional opportunities through BuzzFeed Coordinate strategy to grow Creator social presence on platforms like Facebook and YouTube Collect and analyze metrics as well as maintain content archives Conduct regular reporting to drive strategy and decision making   You have: 1-2 years of experience with digital media and social platforms A strong ability to produce and edit content for social platforms  Understanding of the digital landscape and a proven interest in keeping up to date with developments in social media platforms Deep enthusiasm for experimenting with content and strategy to optimize for key metrics  A self-starter, who can create and act on ideas independently   Expectations: Flexibility: the social team changes a lot, and we need someone who is adaptable and willing to take on new things with a curious attitude. Creativity: You will have to think outside of the box and approach initiatives with an open mind, and be willing to pull the plug when something isn’t working. Hard Work Ethic: This isn’t a clock in, clock out job. We want the person in this role to go above and beyond the “job description” and be willing to take on stretch assignments and come up with their own exciting projects with a positive attitude.  Collaboration: In this role you will collaborate with strategists and content creators across the company and will be expected to treat pitches and critiques with respect and consideration.   Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package, including salary and stock options A generous and well-rounded benefits program featuring PTO, unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.  BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed New York, NY, USA
Feb 15, 2020
The Business Operations & Strategy (BizOps) team works as an internal consulting group to be a business catalyst for BuzzFeed and enhance the company’s ability to grow revenue & profitability at scale. The team provides data & insights that are endorsed and embraced by each business team and drives strategic business decisions. We are looking for a rockstar intern to join us and work cross-functionally across the business org to implement process efficiencies, organize training & development and enable cross-functional alignment & communication. This internship is a full-time, paid opportunity. The ideal candidate will be a proactive self-starter who is comfortable with data and enjoys solving analytical problems. This candidate is also highly collaborative and able to work across different teams and parts of the business. Responsibilities: Assist the Business Operations team with revenue forecasting and reporting used within the advertising organization; establishing high levels of quality, accuracy, and consistency Perform ad hoc revenue and sales analyses to gain deeper insights into the business Maintain the functional areas of data management, forecasting, contacts, leads, opportunities, dashboards and reports, and ensuring data integrity throughout our CRM system Establish effective analysis of sales trends and performance in an effort to identify greater efficiencies and better manage and understand process bottlenecks and inconsistencies throughout the entire sales lifecycle Identify process improvement opportunities across our business Project manage ongoing strategic initiatives to keep stakeholders and timelines in alignment Requirements: Must be currently enrolled in a 4-year BA/BS program Excellent interpersonal skills, experience working directly with Sales teams a plus Experience with sales cycles/tools including CRM and ERP Excellent analytical and critical thinking abilities Excellent verbal and written communication skills Experience working with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint Demonstrated interest in Media/Advertising, Internet, and/or Technology Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.  BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed Los Angeles, CA, USA
Feb 15, 2020
The Role The Culinary Producer will be responsible for developing recipes and overseeing all food production for sponsored Tasty video shoots. Working collaboratively with the Creative Producers, the Culinary Producer will create inspiring yet relatable food content that meets brand guidelines but also aligns with the Tasty audience.  Reporting to the Culinary Manager, the Culinary Producer will oversee a small team of freelancers to shoot top down recipe videos as well as longer form content. You Will Develop reliable recipes that can be easily replicated for brand-sponsored Tasty videos  Work on set of video shoots to style the food and ensure overall food quality and appearance  Oversee all day-to-day culinary operations  Coordinate grocery shopping and storage of all food-related props/set decoration Work closely with the Culinary Manager to understand the goals of the brand campaigns  Oversee a team of freelance culinary staff  Maintain a clean and organized kitchen and work area and enforce standards with freelancers You Have 3+ years of food service experience   2+ years of recipe development and food styling with experience in international cuisine and high comfort level in both sweet and savory cooking Strong interpersonal written and communication skills Some experience supervising staff  Some experience with branded content preferred  Some digital food media experience Formal culinary training is preferred, but not mandatory Strong organization and multitasking skills Strong knowledge of Tasty video content and understanding of our overall point of view on food Ability to maintain stability under pressure and be flexible and willing to modify plans Ability to work a flexible schedule that may occasionally include nights and weekends  Unwavering commitment to working safely Onset production experience and a comfort level performing in higher stress set environments Comfort level working with talent Must be able to lift 50 pounds Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package, including salary and stock options A generous and well-rounded benefits program featuring PTO, unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.  BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed Los Angeles, CA, USA
Feb 13, 2020
The Role BuzzFeed is looking for a passionate and resourceful foodie who can create compelling original videos to join our Tasty team. Reporting to our Supervising Producer, you'll work on our new Hollywood campus on a small team of video producers to concept, shoot and edit videos for YouTube, Facebook, Instagram and Tasty.com. You are a native of the digital and pop cultural landscape with intimate knowledge of the latest and greatest in social media, food content, and the latest technology/platforms. You have a background in independent video production and an obsession with creating shareable viral food content. You Will Concept, shoot, edit, and produce food/cooking videos for BuzzFeed Tasty’s digital and social platforms Collaborate with  our Culinary Manager to test/develop new recipes, and keep up with a quick turnaround production schedule Make  creative , fun and social-driven food videos that people will like and share across our platforms Keep track of viral food trends, create content around them, and analyze the results of your work You Have 2+ years of experience  with video production and familiarity with DSLR cameras, lighting, and editing 2+ years of  experience  creating compelling food content for the web A passion for food/cooking (professional experience is a plus!) Adobe Creative Cloud fluency (Premier Pro, PhotoShop) A competitive drive  --  you enjoy winning and really going for it Ability to work on your own  as well as collaborate in small teams A  positive ,  curious ,  playful disposition  (a " no haters " philosophy) **Please submit links to work with your application. ** Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package, including salary and stock options A generous and well-rounded benefits program featuring PTO, unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios. BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed Los Angeles, CA, USA
Feb 13, 2020
Programmatic Account Manager    The Programmatic Account Manager is an integral role within BuzzFeed’s Programmatic Sales and Operations team, and will be responsible for managing the day-to-day execution and performance of our programmatic business. This role will be tasked with providing high quality customer service as well as helping to maximize programmatic revenue & yield.    You will:  Setup and manage PMP campaigns across all clients, platforms & technology partners. Provide pre-sales and post-sales support to the sales team. Pull audience data and research about why BuzzFeed provides a good alignment for an advertiser Provide guidance on best tactics (targeting, ad sizes and formats) for specific goals & KPIs. Create in depth wrap reports for PG campaigns and top spending PMPs to drive renewal. Develop strategic media plans in response to RFPs; work with inventory team on avails for understanding sell-through and high-performance inventory, along with content packages, native ad units, and data solutions across BuzzFeed's portfolio. Develop strategies to identify top spending open auction clients and PMP clients and upsell to higher spend levels. Optimize PMPs & serve as client contact for any troubleshooting or performance issues. Long term goals for this role:  Track and analyze recurring deal issues and communicate trends to team leads  Work with Product team for additional features & capabilities that will help achieve the goals of our programmatic partners Maintain working knowledge of the business needs of specific advertiser verticals (Auto, Entertainment, CPG)   You Have: 3+ years of digital media experience with at least 1 year of direct experience in the programmatic media ecosystem Extensive Media Planning experience, with knowledge of DFP and SSP platforms and tooling a must. Proficiency and experience with Excel, as well as Keynote or other presentation tools. Experience in a client facing role   Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect: A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more An attractive and equitable compensation package, including salary and stock options A generous and well-rounded benefits program featuring PTO, unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more Plenty of snacks (healthy and indulgent), catered lunches, beverages, etc.. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios. BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.
Buzzfeed Los Angeles, CA, USA
Feb 12, 2020
The Role This role reports into the Supervising Creative Producer(s) and serves as a senior creative writer/director within BuzzFeed Branded Video. This role will pitch, direct, and execute compelling short-form and long-form video content that both elevates the BuzzFeed brand and helps the sponsoring party achieve their marketing objectives. This role provides creative direction, data-driven thinking, and high-level production/post-production oversight to ensure that they are creating content that works for both BuzzFeed and the sponsor . You Will Write, produce, direct, and provide editorial notes for exciting and shareable branded BuzzFeed videos. We’re talking about stuff like this and this Actively contribute to creative meetings and brainstorm sessions Pitch ideas, both internally and directly to clients — This could include writing a formal pitch, or verbally bringing your idea to life in an in-person meeting. Partner with our Sales and Client Service Management teams to ensure the brand’s needs are met through clear and open communication Collaborate across multiple teams to produce exceptional work on short timelines Work collaboratively with other creative leaders to translate client RFPs, and quickly determine the best creative solution and direction within the BuzzFeed ecosystem.  Problem-solve with Sales and Client Services team when circumstances deviate from our normal process. Maintain oversight on all deliverables (pitches, treatments, video cuts, etc.) while always giving approval at treatment and edit phase. Ensure initial ideas are in line with brand objectives, maintain BF brand voice/ethos and can be executed within budget. Work closely with Physical Production team to ensure all production resources and budgets are in balance with the creative vision of all video productions. You Have 5 + years experience working predominantly in video for major brands Proven experience directing high-level and low-budget videos Exceptional presentation and communication skills Committed to hiring diverse and inclusive crews Able to confidently pitch ideas across diverse BuzzFeed channels (Cocoa Butter, Pero Like, A-Pop) Creatively persuasive and client-facing Experienced in leading a crew and collaborating with internal stakeholders Strong background in conceptual, creatively-strategic, and visual thinking Reel available for writing/directing that includes multiple digital platforms and formats Ability to rapidly execute in an environment with tight timelines, and manage multiple projects at a time Self-starting, solution-oriented approach with an ability to adapt and thrive in a fast-paced, fluid environment, as well as situations of ambiguity and uncertainty  Extremely thorough, high level of attention to detail, excellent organizational skills, and ability to prioritize demands and meet deadlines Excellent written and verbal communication skills for interfacing at various levels, especially with both creative and technical partners Innovative thinking and an entrepreneurial mindset/vision a must Life at BuzzFeed At BuzzFeed, we believe we benefit from the diverse perspectives within and across our teams. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment practices. BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios.