Freelance Online Editor
Viggle - New York, NY

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Change the way people watch TV. Now TV is more rewarding with the FREE Viggle app. Check into your favorite TV shows with Viggle to learn more about what's on, play along and connect with friends, all while earnings points for real rewards.

In its first year, Viggle has been featured on the Today Show, CNN, The Ellen Degeneres Show, Tech Crunch and in an incredible variety of other media outlets. We've won two Appy Awards, a Mobile Web Award and other accolades.

With blue chip advertisers on board since its launch, Viggle is continuing to build its world-class team. If you're passionate about blazing new trails in the mobile advertising space (and you love television), read on!

Title: Freelance Online Editor

Position Overview

Viggle, the first loyalty program for television, is looking for an Online Editor to write, edit and produce content with a focus on TV and entertainment. This is the perfect job for someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment, has a keen eye for detail, loves television and can write engaging copy.

Responsibilities

Pitch and produce compelling editorial content surrounding popular television shows

Fact check and copy edit content

Act as a liaison with a team of freelancers, top editing their content and ensuring deadlines are met.

Enter content into a CMS

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree

3+ years of online editorial experience

Outstanding writing and editing skills

Highly organized and detail-oriented

Copy editing experience preferred

Knowledge of basic HTML

Experience publishing in a content management system

Familiarity with SEO best practices

About Viggle

Launched January 2012 Viggle is a free second screen media platform that rewards its members for watching their favorite TV shows. Viggle enhances TV with interactive games like Viggle LIVE and the first ever real-time fantasy sports game MyGuy. Viggle members get rewarded for their TV time from places like Best Buy, Papa John’s, Fandango, Hulu Plus and Groupon, among others. Viggle also allows like-minded fans of their favorite shows to connect through Viggle Chatter features. Viggle’s audio verification technology recognizes shows on TV and allows members to check into live and DVR’d TV content from more than 170 of the most popular broadcast and cable channels. Follow us on Twitter @Viggle or like us on Facebook.

About Viggle Inc.

The company, Viggle Inc. (Symbol: VGGL), was founded by media entrepreneur Robert F.X. Sillerman who has pioneered a number of successful television, radio and live entertainment businesses. Sillerman created the company in June 2010 to develop businesses, products and services that encourage consumers to engage with different types of entertainment content such as TV, movies, games and music.
Originally named Function(x) Inc., the Company changed its corporate name to Viggle Inc., and its stock symbol to VGGL in June 2012.
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Viggle is an equal opportunity employer. Viggle recruits, employs, trains, compensates and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected status as required by applicable law.

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Viggle is a loyalty program for television that gives people real rewards for checking into the television shows they're watching. Currently...