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Managing Editor, StarTrek.com


Santa Monica, CA, US, 90404

Santa Monica

ViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIAC; VIACA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic consumer brands, its portfolio includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. The company delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry’s most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, ViacomCBS provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions for partners on five continents.


Overview & Responsibilities: 

The Global Franchise Management group is responsible for establishing and maintaining a cohesive Star Trek franchise presence cross-company. The Managing Editor for StarTrek.com will lead editorial content for site that expands and enhances the Star Trek franchise and engages the growing audience.


Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 

  • Grow and manage day-to-day editorial calendar around key moments, tent pole events, premieres, launches, etc
  • Help evolve StarTrek.com’s editorial voice and POV· Write, edit and layout articles
  • Work with video lead and social media lead to create cohesive site experiences
  • Ensure deadlines are met by writers, bloggers and content contributors
  • Liaise with PR, marketing and consumer products teams to work on pieces that enhance user experience
  • Optimize editorial process
  • Expand StarTrek.com’s content offerings to reach a younger and more diverse audience
  • Expand editorial content selection on site
  • Help build a seamless workflow for access to StarTrek.com
  • Drive and build awareness and engagement


Basic Qualifiications: 

  • 5+ years experience writing, editing, interviewing
  • BS/BA Degree or equivalent experience
  • Adobe Photoshop experience
  • Experience running or working on a website
  • Strong editorial and news judgement
  • Passion and knowledge about television and pop culture
  • Entertainment news or news experience in a leadership position


Additional Qualifications: 

  • Experience in brand building and evolution
  • Video production background


ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.


At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.


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Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles