Reporter / Writer
We’re a fast-growing online publisher with an opening for a full-time reporter/writer in our Washington, D.C. office. Expectations for accuracy, objectivity and quality are high. Hours can be long and potential for professional growth is large. At our company, we work hard in order to work more – and we believe in rewarding those who perform. Must have a well-developed b.s. detector and ability to read many long government documents to look for the nuggets of news buried in them. Our pieces are just-the-facts, so stylists and purple prose writers look elsewhere. Reporter will be expected to quickly develop expertise yet not forget how to explain matters to a lay audience.Homepage management and copyediting involved; must know basic HTML and be proficient with online tools. Candidate must have at least a few years’ experience and would be expected to assume a large story load of 15-20 articles per week almost immediately. Please send clips, resume and cover letter.