Features Reporter

Location
New York City, New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 06, 2019
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

Features Reporter

The New York Post Features Department is looking for a full-time reporter who is tapped into pop culture and lifestyle (fashion & beauty, health & fitness, sex & relationships). Candidate will find fresh and compelling ways into trending topics and news with an eye towards growing traffic. Must have strong reporting skills; an ability to juggle multiple assignments (from quick turn-arounds to deeper dives); and a smart, lively writing style. Should be plugged into new platforms and spot online trends and talkers as they bubble up.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Report and write feature articles of varying lengths across platforms
• Generate a continuous stream of pitches with timely news pegs and fresh angles
• Produce lively, informative and well-sourced copy on deadline

REQUIREMENTS
• Candidate must have a minimum of three years’ experience as a reporter/writer in a lifestyle/entertainment capacity.
• Proficiency in WordPress or similar CMS, Photoshop and web analytics preferred
• Position is Monday through Friday, with some flexibility in scheduling, especially during awards and special events

The New York Post is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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