Staff Writer

New York
Dec 14, 2012
Jan 13, 2013
Ms. . .
Full Time is looking for a Staff Writer to help maintain its fast-growing, award-winning site — the online counterpart to The Week, the acclaimed national news-and-opinion magazine. This individual should be a highly organized news junkie who can work successfully in the fast-paced environment of a breaking news-and-opinion website. Versatility is important -- the ideal candidate should be comfortable pitching and writing about everything from President Obama to Lady Gaga, AIG to LeBron James.

• Pitch, research, and write 3-5 stories a day
• Promote stories on various social media channels
• Be responsible for ferociously covering various beats
• Contribute to ongoing development of the site as a whole, brainstorming new edit concepts, etc.

• Bachelor’s degree
• Experience working on a daily news website
• Ability to deliver clean, concise writing under tight deadlines
• A passion for and strong background in as many of the following as possible: national and foreign affairs, politics, social issues, business, tech, science, arts, sports, and more.
• First-rate research skills
• Intellectual curiosity
• A demonstrable sense of (dry) humor is a plus
• Ability to work well with others in a fast paced, dynamic media environment

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