Breitbart Jobs

 

Founded in 2005 by conservative icon Andrew Breitbart, Breitbart News Network is the biggest source of breaking news and analysis, thought-leading commentary, and original reporting curated and written specifically for the new generation of independent and conservative thinkers.

Known for hard hitting, no holds-barred journalism along with world-class aggregation, Breitbart News is growing rapidly. The company recently added bureaus in London, Texas, and California, and is currently in the process of launching additional bureaus and verticals. With this expansion comes opportunity.

We are currently looking for self-starters equipped with the will to work hard, work fast, and who already dine on a healthy diet of media, politics, and culture. We are also looking for candidates who are familiar with our site and its style and tone.

If you are ready to hit the ground running, review the list of positions below and submit your resume to jobs@breitbart.com.

BREITBART NEWS OPPORTUNITIES

 

AD OPERATIONS MANAGER

 
We are hiring an Ad Operation Manager to oversee our direct and network advertising trafficking, optimization and reporting. This hire can play a key role in expanding the advertising products and team if they are the right fit.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Manage advertisement trafficking
  • Create and deliver standard daily, weekly and monthly reports
  • Work with finance to invoice and reconcile
  • Optimize waterfall of prioritization
  • Research and identify new advertising products
  • Work with sales to provide feedback on performance and availability
  • Manage the sales calendar
  • Quality control on third party creative and files
  • Assist account managers and clients in technical aspects
  • Coordinate tags and placements with our tech team

Experience:

  • DFP
  • OpenX
  • Facebook Connect
  • Data warehousing
  • AdX
  • AdSense
  • Facebook Audience
  • 3 Years ad ops experience

 

ECOMMERCE MANAGER

 
We are hiring an Ecommerce Manager to oversee our ecommerce initiatives including our online store and affiliate sales. This hire can play a key role in expanding the advertising products and team if they are the right fit.

Our store and affiliate programs are focused on selling physical and digital goods to our aggregated audience. This role will focus on identifying and sourcing products that are appropriate and valued by our audience. Marketing through third parties is not a core part of this role.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Optimize product assortment, conversion and user funnels
  • Identify new products and categories
  • Set pricing
  • Manage inventory
  • Manage fulfillment channels and third parties
  • Create and deliver standard daily, weekly and monthly reports
  • Manage seasonal and promotional calendar
  • Assist with creative design and product descriptions
  • Assist with in-house ad placements

Experience:

  • Product sourcing
  • Affiliate sales
  • Supply chain management
  • SKU profit analysis
  • Prior ecommerce experience
  • Familiarity with Shopify platform

Communication skills, product management and project management are required

While technical experience is a plus, a development team provides support
 

ADVERTISING SALES REPRESENTATIVES

 
As an Advertising Sales Representative, you will be responsible for prospecting for clients and selling online ads and sponsorships.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining assigned account bases while developing new accounts
  • Immersion in our products and services
  • Promoting outside-of-the-box solutions to prospective clients
  • Providing clients with estimates of the costs of products or services
  • Locating and contacting potential clients to offer advertising services
  • Processing all correspondence and paperwork related to accounts
  • Informing customers of available options for online advertisement
  • Preparing promotional plans, sales literature, media kits, and contracts

Requirements and Skills

  • Proven track record of success in Sales and Business Development
  • Highly motivated and competitive
  • Excellent time management
  • Outside-the-box thinking
  • Strong Consultative Selling skills
  • Prior experience in Media or Online Sales, a plus
  • Experience in a commission-based selling environment
  • Ability to prospect for clients and build strong business relationships
  • Comfortable selling to CEOs, CMOs, and high profile individuals
  • Effective communication skills on the phone and face-to-face

 

ASSISTANT EDITORS

 
Job Responsibilities:

  • Copyediting
  • Photo selection
  • Headline writing
  • Fact-checking
  • Interaction with authors and editors on in-progress stories

Necessary skills:

  • Solid news, headline, and photo judgment
  • Mastery of grammar
  • Basic html
  • Ability to work quickly in a high-pressure environment
  • Willingness to work odd hours and weekends

Helpful but not mandatory

  • Sense of humor and irony
  • Expertise in one or more areas of news
  • “news junkie”