Writer/Editor, City Cast Chicago Newsletter

City Cast, Chicago, Illinois

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Date Posted January 11, 2021
Industry Newsletters
Specialty Local News
Job Status Full-time
Salary $60,000-$90,000
Website https://www.citycast.fm

Description:

City Cast is hiring a Writer/Editor to be the signature voice of its daily Chicago newsletter, which will launch in early 2021 along with a daily podcast. In this role, you’ll avidly follow local news and culture, then write and curate stories, headlines and other tidbits into an irresistible M-F email. You’ll also help choose and book podcast guests and run City Cast Chicago’s social accounts. 

Who are you? 

You’re a writer with verve who has excellent instincts for what matters most to Chicago, and you want to make your community better through journalism.

Key Responsibilities

Qualifications

The Writer/Editor will report to the Lead Producer of City Cast Chicago. This position is full-time, with competitive salary and benefits, and is located in Chicago, though all City Cast staff are currently working remotely. City Cast is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity, which involves attracting talented people from diverse backgrounds and traditions. We encourage everyone to apply.

Application deadline: Wednesday, Jan. 20.

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