Associate Editor

Location
Brooklyn
Posted
Feb 03, 2014
Closes
Mar 05, 2014
Contact
Mr. Antiouse Boardraye
Duration
Full Time
OVERVIEW
VICE is looking for a motivated and highly talented writer and editor with a strong writing voice. Ideal candidates will have 1-3 years experience on a website’s editorial staff and will be very familiar with Vice.com and its tone. This person should be very eager to do a lot of writing. The associate editor will be writing many blog posts per week as well as bringing in new writers for the website.

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

•Writing a substantial number of pieces for Vice.com
•You will be assigned stories to report on and publish
•General website maintenance and CMS work
•Seeking out other writers to contribute to Vice.com

QUALIFICATIONS

•Strong writing voice
•Ability to write and edit posts quickly
•Background in reporting and newsgathering
•Professional experience using a CMS
•A previous position or two on a website’s editorial staff


COMPENSATION
VICE offers a comprehensive benefits and compensation package that is commensurate with experience and abilities.

HOW TO APPLY
Send a detailed PDF version of your cover letter and resume with salary requirements, and links to four substantial writing by email to vicecareers@vice.com. Reference “Associate Editor” in the subject line. Only resume in PDF format will be considered.

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