Daily Brief Researcher

Courthouse News Service, Remote, United States

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Date Posted April 05, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Other
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Part-time
Salary Not Specified
Website https://www.courthousenews.com/

Description:

Courthouse News seeks a part-time researcher to cover appellate court rulings. A legal background is not required but demonstrated interest and ability in writing or journalism is necessary. 

The job involves reviewing appellate court rulings online that are filed daily in courts throughout the United States and distilling the information into snappy, accurate and informative summaries for subscribers. The researcher is expected to pitch any newsworthy rulings and potentially write news stories based on interest and demand. 

The position entails about 15-20 hours per week of work, with the possibility for more depending on the researcher's availability.  

Please email newjob7@courthousenews.com with cover letter and resume in Word or PDF format with Daily Brief in the subject line. Address the email to Southwest Bureau Chief Jamie Ross.

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.