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Company: RT News Channel
Position:
Web Writer
Location:
New York
Job Status:  Not Specified
Ad Expires: 
July 22, 2014
Job ID: 1596290

Description:

RT America is hiring a Web Writer for our New York City Bureau. This position is responsible for composing texts to accompany video and stand-alone content on the RT.com website.

Job Responsibilities

·Write original stories for rt.com/usaas well as stories to accompany interviews and packages broadcast during RT America’s news broadcasts.

·Edit stories for Web composed by correspondents

·Write descriptions and tags to accompany interviews/videos posted on YouTube and other platforms

·Promote and manage social media sites including, but not limited to, Twitter, Google+, Tumblr and Facebook.

Job Requirements

·Minimum 3 plus years of job related experience writing in a news environment

·Knowledge of web usability standards and practices

·Knowledge of HTML, SEO and social media functionalities is a major plus
 

About our company
RT is a 24/7 international news channel that broadcasts in the U.S. and around the world. We cover domestic U.S. and International news but with an emphasis on the stories, voices and perspectives that are not addressed in the mainstream media.  RT is available via cable and satellite TV. It has a global reach of 644 million.

 

To Apply
Send cover letter and resume to hr@rttvamerica.com
No phone calls please!

 

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