All Posts in Jobs

December 04, 2017 - No Comments!

NOW HIRING: Account Executive

Junkee Media launched four years ago with a remit to shake up Australia’s pop culture landscape. With a fresh take and unique attitude, Junkee quickly established itself as one of the most interesting new voices in Australian media. Junkee was named Media Brand of the Year at the Mumbrella Awards in its first year online, and its funny, smart, ballsy and interesting take on news, film, politics, TV and more has seen it develop a strong following.

Here's why we need you…

Due to ongoing business transformation and growth we're excited to add a talented Account Executive to our Commercial Team to help support the Account Managers and broader Junkee business in achieving key markers and KPI's.

Here's what you'll do...

As Account Executive, you will be responsible for working across a number of key clients and building these relationships, assisting Senior Account Managers with the deliverables of each project, reporting & analysis, briefing and project management of a number of internal stakeholders to deliver output within required deadline and ensuring to keep all relevant stakeholders informed and up to date.

Here's what you'll look like...

  • A confident self starter with at least 1 years experience in an agency environment ideally within media, digital, advertising, publishing
  • Experience across post campaign analysis and anaytics and the ability to be proactive in offering suggestions on how to improve/ optimise these results
  • Exceptional communication skills and excellent stakeholder management abilities
  • Be a proactive member of the team and excited to get stuck in and share innovative ideas
  • Energetic and passionate in ensuring that all campaigns are fully scoped, delivered on time within budget and to agreed specifications
  • The ability to work in a fast paced agile environment being able to juggle multiple projects and duties at any one time with exceptional organisational skills in order to meet tight deadlines
  • Proven ability to present, lead, prioritise and organise resources while maintaining quality and attention to detail
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, advertising, marketing or similar related field preferred but not essential

Please apply here: https://www.livehire.com/job/junkee/MT949/

 

Published by: Junkee Media in Jobs, News
Tags: ,

November 27, 2017 - No Comments!

NOW HIRING: Video Editor, Junkee Media

Australia’s leading youth content publisher Junkee Media has a rare
opening for a gun video producer/editor to join our editorial team in
Surry Hills, Sydney.

Junkee launched four years ago with a remit to shake up Australia’s
pop culture landscape. With a fresh take and unique attitude, Junkee
quickly established itself as one of the most interesting new voices in
Australian media. Junkee was named Media Brand of the Year at the
Mumbrella Awards in its first year online, and its funny, smart, ballsy
and interesting take on news, film, politics, TV and more has seen it
develop a strong following.

Now we’re on the hunt for a full-time video producer/editor to help
us grow our footprint and make an impact. As a member of both the
editorial and video teams you will need to pro-actively come up with
video ideas every day, then shoot, arrange interviews and edit
engaging video content that looks at topics young Australians are
most interested in.

The Ideal Candidate:

Will “think video” and be a digital native with an understanding of
what works best online, and how to create it. Maybe you studied
video journalism at university, or you have some solid experience in
creating amazing video content already, have great organisational
skills and time management, and – most importantly – have a keen
interest in news and pop culture and all of the content that surrounds
it. We want someone who can easily express their attitude and take
on the world with video.  We’re looking for a self-starter with a
thorough knowledge of current events and online publishing trends,
who’s able to see a video through the entire production process, from
conception to execution and publishing.

To apply, go here: https://www.livehire.com/job/junkee/YKYCQ/

Published by: Junkee Media in Jobs, News

November 20, 2017 - No Comments!

NOW HIRING: EDITOR, THE CUSP

Junkee Media, Australia’s leading youth publisher is on the hunt for a full-time lifestyle editor to join its custom publishing team based in Surry Hills. Junkee Media owns and operates flagship pop culture site Junkee; music site inthemix; and custom publishing sites AWOL and The Cusp.

We’re on the hunt for an exceptional editor with lifestyle and finance writing experience who can help us take The Cusp to the next level. The site is produced in partnership with Westpac and showcases the best wellbeing, career and money content in Australia and around the world.

The Cusp Editor is ultimately responsible for writing daily news and features while managing an in-house staff writer and team of enthusiastic freelance contributors in commissioning features and editing.

The ideal candidate will be a super fast writer, well-versed in standard editorial operations and have a sophisticated understanding of the digital publishing ecosystem and native content. You’ll be social media savvy and know how to get your content seen as widely as possible, so a proven track record of amplifying content digitally will be looked upon very favourably.

Responsibilities

  • Source, write and commission timely, accurate and inspiring lifestyle and finance content in The Cusp’s tone of voice
  • Commission, sub-edit, proof and publish content via The Cusp’s CMS
  • Set and execute functional content calendars
  • Manage an in-house staff writer and team of freelance contributors
  • Social pushes and image selection
  • Represent The Cusp at all levels in front of audience and client
  • Editorial reporting and budget tracking

You

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Media and Communication, Arts or English
  • At least three years’ working in a lifestyle or finance editor position or similar
  • Portfolio of published work with demonstrated ability to amplify content across social media
  • Experience managing people, time and budgets
  • Computer skills; proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Mac operation
  • Passion for and interest in local and international lifestyle and finance trends, new technologies and communications platforms
  • An understanding of, and alignment with, Junkee Media’s Vision, Purpose and Core Values

If you think you’ve got what it takes to be The Cusp Editor click on this link to apply. Applications close December 4.

*Due to the high volume of applications Junkee Media receives, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Published by: Junkee Media in Jobs, News

June 22, 2017 - No Comments!

NOW HIRING: UNI JUNKEE EDITOR

EDITOR - UNI JUNKEE
Junkee Media, Australia’s leading youth publisher is on the hunt for a full-time editor to help launch its new student vertical, Uni Junkee. Junkee Media owns and operates flagship pop culture site Junkee; music site inthemix; and custom publishing sites AWOL and The Cusp.

Uni Junkee is produced in partnership with parent company oOh! media and is all about the covering the issues that matter most to Australian university, TAFE and college students. For students, by students, Uni Junkee publishes content about student and campus life, sex and dating, jobs and bigger issues across mental health and politics.

The Uni Junkee editor is ultimately responsible for writing daily features while managing a team of enthusiastic student contributors in commissioning features and editing. The editor is also responsible for maximising commercial opportunities through the ideation of original and engaging native content.

The ideal candidate will be a super fast writer, well-versed in standard editorial operations and have a sophisticated understanding of the digital publishing ecosystem and native content. You’ll be social media savvy and know how to get your content seen as widely as possible.

Above all, you’ll write original content that stands out from the crowd and have a real passion for engaging and award-winning storytelling.

Responsibilities

  • Source, write and commission timely, accurate and inspiring student-centric content in the Uni Junkee tone of voice
  • Commission, sub-edit, proof and publish content via the Uni Junkee CMS
  • Set and execute functional content calendars
  • Manage a large cohort of freelance contributors
  • Social pushes and image selection
  • Represent Uni Junkee at all levels in front of audience and client, core oOh!media stakeholders
  • Editorial reporting and budget tracking

You

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Media and Communication, Arts or English
  • At least 1-2 years’ working in a digital publishing environment
  • Portfolio of published work with demonstrated ability to amplify content across social media
  • Experience editing the work of young writers with the ability to provide constructive feedback
  • Computer skills; proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Mac operation
  • Passion for and interest in local and international travel, new technologies and communications platforms
  • An understanding of, and alignment with, Junkee Media’s Vision, Purpose and Core Values

If you think you’ve got what it takes to be the Uni Junkee Editor apply HERE

Due to the high volume of interest only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Published by: Junkee Media in Jobs, News

May 26, 2017 - No Comments!

We’re still growing and we’re hiring, Again!

We've just added a slew of amazing people to our team but we are still growing and there are THREE very exciting opportunities for exceptional candidates to join the leading Millenial Publisher in the country, based in our Surry Hills HQ.

The roles are:
Managing Editor
Video Producer / Editor
Food & Drink / Arts Editor

Managing Editor

A rare opportunity has come up for a new Managing Editor to work across all of our consumer titles.

As the Managing Editor of our Consumer Titles, you will be heading up the award-winning and growing editorial team including Junkee.com, the flagship title of Junkee Media, along with Music Junkee, Video Junkee and Politics Junkee sections.

The Managing Editor will also lead the launch of titles, like the recently announced Punkee, our new title for Gen Z Australians. Junkee Media covers pop culture, TV, film, music, news and politics for young Australians in a funny, smart, ballsy and engaging way and we’re looking for an exceptional Managing Editor to lead our editorial team as we expand as Australia’s leading youth publisher.

The Ideal Candidate

A natural leader responsible for executing the publishing vision for the business to achieve our goals. The Managing Editor has primary responsibility for the quality, timeliness and appropriateness of all content – text, images, audio and video – across all Junkee Media owned and operated media channels.

An advocate for excellence in a user’s experience, this role drives the ‘attitude, tone and authority’ that is integral to the online content offering of Junkee Media. Importantly, the role assumes accountability for the content and traffic goals, and manages a team of Editors across each of the titles. The ideal candidate will also have an acute sense of commercial awareness and experience in native strategy and execution.

They will run the daily Editorial meetings and should be well versed in social media and how to get content seen as widely as possible, so a proven track record of amplifying content digitally is necessary. The Managing Editor also oversees Junkee’s video output so experience in video production and creation will be favoured.

You’ll lead the team to create content that stands out from the crowd, with a keen nose for what makes great news, find exclusive stories and the angle that’s most going to interest Junkee Media’s audience. We’re looking for someone who has refined a unique tone of voice, can craft snappy headlines and who knows the difference between clickable and clickbait.

The ideal candidate is super passionate about popular culture and wants to make their mark in leading Junkee Media into its next phase of expansion. The position is full-time based in our Surry Hills office in Sydney.

To apply click the following link: https://www.livehire.me/job/ooh/DHHX6/

Due to the high volume of applications Junkee Media receives, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Video Producer/Editor, Junkee Media

Australia’s leading youth content publisher Junkee Media has a rare opening for a gun video producer/editor to join our editorial team in Surry Hills, Sydney.
Junkee launched 4 years ago with a remit to shake up Australia’s pop culture landscape. With a fresh take and unique attitude, Junkee quickly established itself as one of the most interesting new voices in Australian media. Junkee was named Media Brand of the Year at the Mumbrella Awards in its first year online, and its funny, smart, ballsy and interesting take on news, film, politics, TV and more has seen it develop a strong following.

Now we’re on the hunt for a full-time video producer/editor to help us grow our footprint. As a member of both the editorial and video teams you will need to pro-actively come up with video ideas every day, then shoot, arrange interviews and edit engaging video content that looks at topics young Australians are most interested in.

The Ideal Candidate

Will “think video” and be a digital native with an understanding of what video works best online, and how to create it. Maybe you studied video journalism at university, or you have some solid experience in creating amazing video content already, have great organisational skills and time management, and – most importantly – have a keen interest in pop culture and all of the content that surrounds it. We want someone who can easily express their attitude and take on the world with video.

To apply click the following link:

https://www.livehire.me/job/ooh/AF3AD/

Due to the high volume of applications Junkee Media receives, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Food & Drink / Arts Editor

Junkee Media is looking for a full-time Food and Drink/Arts Editor to join its custom publishing team based in Surry Hills. Junkee Media owns and operates Australia’s leading youth titles, including flagship pop culture site Junkee and custom publishing sites AWOL and The Cusp. This is your chance to join a results-driven team to help launch Australia’s newest executive lifestyle title.

The site will be produced in partnership with parent company oOh!media and showcase the best experiences in and around Australian CBDs with a specific focus on lifestyle verticals (food and drink, arts and entertainment and style and design). The ideal candidate will be a super fast writer, well-versed in standard editorial operations and have a sophisticated understanding of the digital publishing ecosystem and native content. You’ll be social media savvy and know how to get your content seen as widely as possible.
Above all, you’ll write original lifestyle content that stands out from the crowd and have a real passion for engaging and award-winning storytelling.

Responsibilities
  • Source, write and commission timely, accurate and inspiring executive lifestyle content in an intelligent, confident and aspirational tone of voice.
  • Commission, sub-edit, proof and publish content via the prescribed CMS
    Set and execute functional content calendars.
  • Manage a team of freelance contributors and budgets.
  • Social pushes and image selection.
  • Represent the title, Junkee Media and oOh! at all levels in front of the stakeholders at all levels.
  • Editorial and budget reporting.
  • Data analysis and insight development

The Ideal Candidate

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Media and Communication, Arts or English
  • At least three years’ working in a similar position.
  • Portfolio of published work with demonstrated ability to amplify content across social media.
  • Experience managing people, time and budgets.
  • Computer skills; proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Mac operation.
  • Passion for and interest in local and international lifestyle trends spanning food and drink, arts and culture, style and design.
  • An understanding of, and alignment with, Junkee Media’s Vision, Purpose and Core Values.

If you think you’ve got what it takes to be Australia’s newest lifestyle editor, apply here: https://www.livehire.me/job/ooh/FJDP9/
Due to the high volume of applications Junkee Media receives, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Published by: Sam Korotkov in Jobs, News