Jobs

Inside the Magic is looking for innovative, creative, passionate, and knowledgeable writers to join our team. These are paid opportunities to write about theme parks, entertainment, travel, and more. Below are the positions we are currently hiring for. Keep reading to find out how to apply!

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Full-Time Theme Park News Writer

If you love discussing all things theme parks, with a sprinkle of what’s going on in the world of entertainment, we have the perfect job for you. We are hiring a full-time reporter who can have a creative, fun, interesting, and thought-provoking outlook on Disney, Universal, and the entertainment industry as a whole.

This role is perfect for you if you…

  • Love Disney Parks and Resorts.
  • Have a keen awareness of Disney Parks, Experiences and Products news, as well as news related to Universal Parks and Resorts.
  • Enjoy taking a critical eye to trends and what people want to see
  • Are willing to seek out new leads and writing opportunities, sharpen your investigative reporting skills, and get creative and think outside the box.
  • Are looking for a paid writing position in the entertainment field.
  • BONUS: Follow entertainment news pertaining to Disney, Pixar Marvel, and Star Wars film and television.

Applicant requirements:

  • Love of writing.
  • Previous writing experience that demonstrates you have a knowledge of the theme park community.
  • Ability to choose captivating topics for articles and frame them in an enticing way.  
  • Ability to meet deadlines, including writing news articles quickly and efficiently in a breaking news setting.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Already keeping up with the latest entertainment and theme park news, being a fan yourself.
  • WordPress (or other CMS) experience and SEO knowledge are a plus.

Responsibilities of the role include…

  • Writing at least 25 articles per week, every week. Articles are typically 350-600 words in length.
  • Writing 30-40 hours per week, including one day each weekend.
  • Keeping up with the latest Disney Parks and entertainment news and writing based on the demands of the news cycle.

Pays $25,000 annually or more, plus bonus potential. 

If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, please email us at jobs@insidethemagic.net with the name of the position in the subject line. Include information about yourself and why you are a good fit for the role, your resume, and three article pitches (a 1-5 sentence description of the pitch along with engaging headlines for each) pertaining to entertainment and/or theme park news that we would publish at Inside the Magic. Please also send your resume. 

In terms of the pitches, get creative. We want to see how you can create your own unique angle that would catch someone’s eye. Look at what is trending right now, what are people talking about, and see what news surrounds the subject!

All applications are due by Sunday November 7. at 11:59 p.m. ET.