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Koreaboo
Media
media content entertainment k-pop

Properties

Paid
Full-Time
Internship
Temporary
Insurance
Visa Sponsor

Salary

₩1,500,000 ~ ₩2,000,000 / Monthly

Application Period

71%
23 Oct 2017 13:15
1 Dec 2017 13:15

Description

About Koreaboo
Koreaboo is an entertainment and digital media company that reaches 60MM+ unique social followers monthly. Koreaboo creates the most sharable content about Korean music, dramas, movies, celebrities, fashion, culture and more.

We are the driving force behind the global phenomenon of K-Pop, with followers in more than 100+ countries. In 2012, Koreaboo founded KCON, the first-ever convention and festival for K-Pop fans. KCON has since expanded to six countries with more than 230,000 attendees in 2017.


Job Description
Koreaboo is looking for highly creative, organized, and self-driven people who are passionate about entertainment and media. We’re looking for those who understand new media and the “Snapchat” generation of users. Those who are excited Korea’s pop culture and the influence it will continue to have on the world.

At Koreaboo, you’ll work with inspiring colleagues that foster a team culture of equality, creativity, and passion for the products we create. You’ll constantly be encouraged to pursue new ideas and initiatives that will be pushed to millions of people around the world.

Responsibilities

* Create clickable and shareable news content for mainstream K-Pop fan audience
* Quickly translate and write news articles based on trending topics from Korea
* Produce quizzes, lists, and other shareable "buzz" type content in unique formats
* Craft extremely high quality images, titles and captions for content to be published on Koreaboo’s Facebook.
* Work with team to manage online interns on creating and curating great content
* Brainstorming, planning and launching new projects and marketing initiatives

Requirements

Languages

  • Korean
    Native
  • English
    Native

* Fluent in English & Korean
* Excellent writing skills (spelling and grammar) with ability to translate and paraphrase articles into bitesize content pieces.
* Extremely organized, self-driven and efficient.
* Comfort with the fast pace of Internet publishing and Korean media industry.
* Firm grasp on the Koreaboo voice and style of creating content or ability to quickly adapt to.
* Genuine love for entertainment, media and Korea’s pop culture industry.
* Ability to adapt and be fluid in role/position to best contribute towards company goals and milestones.

Application Details

* Indicate in the title of your application e-mail "JobSeekr" to help us sort applications.
* No formal cover letters, please. Instead, include a few short paragraphs in your e-mail introducing yourself and why you would be a great fit at Koreaboo. Share any interesting projects that you have created or worked on. Let us know why you’re interested in entertainment, media, K-Pop or Korean pop culture and what sparked that interest.
* Share 3-5 links to Koreaboo content published within the last 3 months that you believe were produced and published very well on social media and explain why.
* Provide links to your social media accounts such as a Twitter, Tumblr, Pinterest, or personal blog
* Attach a resume.

Lastly, create a mock article, in Koreaboo's writing style and format, using the links below. Research additional sources to ensure you have the best media (images, videos) and information to make your article excellent. Write the article using Koreaboo's text/image format. Use the title given below and the basic outline as the guidelines for your article.

Title: Hyeri Spotted Secretly Watching Suzy's Concert By Fans
Article Outline: Fans spotted Hyeri at Suzy's outdoor concert event, while hiding behind a mask. Hyeri confirmed with uploaded photos from the event. Suzy commented below her post too. Shows they're good friends.

Sources:
https://twitter.com/Supernovaclouds/status/922140002980524032
http://idol-best.com/tvstar/72164
http://www.insight.co.kr/news/123968

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Miscellaneous

CompanyKoreaboo
TypeProfessional
Available Positions4
Cover LetterYes

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