IDG Enterprise's CIO.com is seeking a Staff Writer
August 22, 2013
IDG Enterprise seeks a Web Journalist to join CIO.com.
IDG Enterprise seeks a writer with social networking experience to join CIO.com. This person could either fill a staff writer or senior writer role depending on experience. Qualified candidates should have at least 3-7 years of full-time experience as an online reporter for a news, business or consumer technology website and should be able to show a portfolio of online story clips. The candidate will have experience reporting on technology news and trends analysis in the information technology sector. Ability to independently develop story ideas for reporting beat is essential. Knowledge of subject matter surrounding careers, employment and job search is a plus.
Senior or staff online writer responsibilities include reporting and writing daily, short news analysis items, blog posts and how-to content. The writer will work closely with CIO.com editors and participate in regular idea generation meetings, stay current with news and developments in the technology sphere, and are responsible for bringing viable story ideas to the table. He or she is also available to travel for stories and to attend and participate in industry events and conferences when necessary. Remote locations will be considered.
·Researching, writing, posting and promoting original content;
·Generate a consistent flow of strong story ideas;
·Write compelling SEO friendly headlines and descriptions.
· Qualified candidates will have 3-7 years of professional writing and content production experience;
· An established track record of building online audiences and traffic generation;
· SEO/SMO preferable;
· Experience covering topics such as careers, IT security, cloud computing is a plus;