Senior Editor (Volunteer)

WhoWhatWhy, New York City, New York

Date Posted July 08, 2019
Industry Nonprofit
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status
Salary Negotiable

Description:

*Note: the following is an opportunity for volunteer, part-time, flexible work–with the possibility for compensation as we grow. Please DO NOT APPLY if you are only looking for paid employment.* 

The non-profit news organization WhoWhatWhy is looking for volunteer Senior Editors, specializing in any of the following fields: breaking news, investigations, environment, business, tech, deep politics, books, data, domestic issues, criminal justice, and international affairs.

This is a volunteer position, but we will pay for articles of yours we publish.

Who We Are

We are a remarkable news organization and community that is making a difference, setting a new standard, and innovating on every front. A non-profit that accepts no advertising, WhoWhatWhy is staffed largely with skilled volunteers dedicated to elevating public awareness and fostering a more vigorous democracy.  

Expectations

You will work remotely and on your own schedule, though we require a minimum commitment of 5-8 hours a week.  Because our staff is spread throughout the world, we communicate mostly through email.  All staff are required to respond to emails on a daily basis.

To Apply

Please send us a resume and carefully reasoned, customized cover letter that shows that you have studied and thought about what we do at WhoWhatWhy. Our mission must resonate deeply with you. We will not review applications that appear to be mass submissions. You must confirm your understanding that this is a volunteer position.

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