|Date Posted||April 07, 2021|
|Industry||Magazines / Publishing|
|Salary||$70,000 to $75,000|
Gabriel Snyder (former editor of The New Republic, Gawker and The Atlantic Wire) is looking for a curious, energetic, and resourceful reporter to be the primary writer of a new subscription newsletter covering the media industry in New York City. The ideal candidate is someone who has a knack for asking smart questions before anyone else, the skills to seek out their answers, is familiar with the newsroom cultures of New York City, and will be comfortable working on a bootstrapped startup.
The primary responsibilities will be reporting and writing three to five news stories per week (including breaking news), as well as assisting with the overall packaging and production of the newsletter.
“Sensibility is cheap; reporting is expensive” — Peter W. Kaplan
Applicants meeting the following will be invited to submit an editorial test:
This is a full-time role that will start out as a $6,000 per month contract position and, if the initial subscription campaign is successful, transition into an ongoing open-ended staff position.