Jobs & Internships at The Tracking Board

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All applicants must apply via the form at the bottom of this page.

NOW HIRING

SOCIAL MEDIA INTERNSHIP

The Tracking Board is seeking interns who are very familiar with all social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, etc), as well as emerging social media trends and platforms. Candidates should possess the ability to truly build a social media brand, as well as the skill to be a voice of the company on such platforms. The capacity to brainstorm new ways to advertise content, generate viewer interest, and create active user engagement is necessary. Knowledge of Photoshop, graphic design, gif-making, HTML, and Hootsuite is preferable. Experience with Mailchimp/newsletters is a plus.

To Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter below.

JOBS


  EXPERIENCED ENTERTAINMENT JOURNALIST/REPORTER

The Tracking Board is seeking a smart, highly motivated, and knowledgeable writer to join our editorial team. A minimum of one year industry experience covering film or television entertainment for a major outlet or publication required. This is not an entry level position. Writer must have working knowledge of the industry, as well as the companies, projects, and players within. Must have the ability to identify, develop, track and break stories.

Must be enthusiastic and show strong initiative, ability to multi-task, and ability to work both independently and within a team dynamic under deadlines. A “no job is too big, no job is too small” mentality, and a 24/7 obsessiveness over industry news is a must. Strong journalism and research skills, ability to find strong and catchy angles for news content, knowledge of the market, and ability to track information are essential. Must be proficient in Mac/Apple software and possess basic CMS WordPress/etc skills.

Competitive salary. Position is full time and in-office at our Los Angeles newsroom. Must be ok with dogs.

To Apply: Position is only open to writers with a minimum of one year experience covering film or television for a major outlet or publication.  Submit your resume and cover letter below, along with five writing samples highlighting your work.


Database Assistant

The Tracking Board is an entertainment news and data provider seeking a hard-working and highly organized Database Assistant with intimate knowledge of the film, television and entertainment industry, as well as the companies, projects and players within.

The ideal candidate will have have a background in the entertainment industry and a passion for collecting, editing, and analyzing entertainment data. Must be enthusiastic, detail-oriented, posses excellent time management skills, and be able to work both independently and within a team dynamic. Must be proficient in Mac/Apple software and Excel. This is an entry level position, with growth opportunity as we move toward a major relaunch later this year. Experience with content management systems is preferred, but not required.
Responsibilities:

– Track the latest news from studios, distributors, networks, financiers, production companies and agencies to ensure that The Tracking Board has the latest information about upcoming film, television, and digital projects.

– Work closely with our editorial staff to translate applicable news and content to our database.

– Manage user-submitted database records and edits.

– Establish and foster contacts at numerous entertainment companies and conduct regular outreach to verify certain information.

– Assist in organizing and tagging our emerging video content, such as trailers, interviews, and video reviews.

– Develop a deep understanding of The Tracking Board’s methods and evaluate internal data to ensure the most efficient practices possible.

– Stay abreast of trends in competing providers while identifying new ideas and behaviors that may support or impede the success of the site.
– Position is full time and in-office at our Los Angeles location.

Please send your resume and cover letter explaining why you believe you would be right for the job.


INTERNSHIPS

SOCIAL MEDIA INTERNSHIP

The Tracking Board is seeking interns who are very familiar with all social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, etc), as well as emerging social media trends and platforms. Candidates should possess the ability to truly build a social media brand, as well as the skill to be a voice of the company on such platforms. The capacity to brainstorm new ways to advertise content, generate viewer interest, and create active user engagement is necessary. Knowledge of Photoshop, graphic design, gif-making, HTML, and Hootsuite is preferable. Experience with Mailchimp/newsletters is a plus.

To Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter below.


EDITORIAL INTERNSHIP

The Tracking Board is looking for highly motivated interns who are knowledgeable about the film, television and entertainment industry, as well as the companies, projects and players within. Candidates must be enthusiastic, show strong initiative, possess the ability to multi-task, as well as the ability to work both independently and within a team dynamic under sometimes extreme deadlines. Strong journalism skills, the ability to find strong and catchy angles for news content, knowledge of the market, and the ability to track information are essential. Position will include one-off stories, data entry, tracking, grids/details and more. Must be proficient in Mac/Apple software and preferably have experience with basic WordPress/backend posting.

To Apply: Submit your resume below, and use the cover letter section to send us links to two of your writing samples, and tell us why you think you’d be a strong candidate for our internship program.

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