Content Writer

Stand Up Ideas, Washington, District of Columbia

Date PostedJuly 11, 2018
IndustryDigital Media
SpecialtyPolitics
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified
Description:

Stand Up Ideas is seeking two self-motivated and talented writers to work on a new media project. In coordination with the News Editor, writers will be responsible for ensuring coverage of major news and relevant opinions breaking across the country. The writers would be divided into shifts to cover early morning, evenings, and weekends. The ideal candidates would be voracious consumers of news with a keen eye for the newsworthy and understanding of the media. Both positions are remote, but would coordinate with offices in Washington, DC. This is a contract position.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Monitor news and opinion content from state and national news outlets

Curate content for the platform, adding editorial & analytical commentary to news

Leverage Social Media to advance the brand and spread the message

REQUIREMENTS

Self-starter with a proven ability to work independently

Commitment to America’s founding principles and the organization’s mission

BS/BA degree, preferably in journalism

Talent for writing quickly and persuasively

Ability to work remotely

Ability to work early morning or late evening and weekend shifts

PREFERRED:

2 years experience in journalism

Please send resume, cover letter, and 2 short writing samples to jobs@standupideas.com


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