Townsquare Media’s is looking for a freelance weekend editor. If you’re a reader of the site already, you know that PopCrush covers pop music, as well as TV, movies and celebrities, providing fans with an up-to-the-minute dose of their favorite stars — and our editors love all of it just as much as the fans do!

If you meet the qualifications outlined below, send a resume, cover letter and links to published writing clips to If we think that you might be a good fit for the job, we will get in touch with you. Please note that we cannot respond to every application.

Freelance Weekend Editor, PopCrush

Shift: 8 hours per day on Saturdays and Sundays


  • Scan for breaking news throughout the entire shift
  • Write and build news stories, self-edit and publish them throughout the day
  • Update the homepage as news is published
  • Update social media accounts
  • Send daily newsletter
  • Take on additional editorial projects as needed

Who we’re looking for:

  • Must LOVE pop music, TV, movies and celebrities -- you should be a fan with a very positive voice who's truly excited about the content on PopCrush
  • Must be a strong, clean writer and editor -- you are being trusted to self-publish content
  • Must have published writing samples and editing experience related to pop music/culture/entertainment
  • Must be detail-oriented, extremely organized, able to multi-task and communicate effectively, and able to work independently once trained
  • Prior experience with Wordpress, Photoshop, SEO and social media highly preferred
  • A strong personal social media following is a huge plus
  • You ideally have a BA in journalism, English and/or an entertainment related field