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Instagram Editor/ Journalist (India)

Brut India is the fastest-growing digital video publisher in the country. We’re a young, independent platform producing compelling journalism in new formats. Our team is multilingual, global and we’re committed to upholding the highest standards of journalism.

We are looking for a self-starter who has the social media­-savvy and editing chops to produce content for Instagram and run our account. Brut India’s Instagram has grown from 0 to more than 100K followers in six months. We want a journalist who can build on this progress with sharp new stories that capture the zeitgeist of India.

This is a remote position in India.

What you will do:

● Pitch and produce posts and a daily “story” that resonates with a young audience

● Conceptualise and create new formats for Instagram

● Craft a compelling wording and relevant tags that go with posts

● Adapt existing Brut videos for Instagram

● Research and curate User­ Generated Content (UGC)

What we’re looking for:

● Intuitive understanding of Instagram and other social media platforms

● Video editing skills, particularly Premiere and After Effects

● Self-starter with proven experience seeing successful projects through

● Terrific instincts for news on digital media

● Clear and clean writing

● Rigorous fact-­checking and verification skills

● Proven ability to turn around stories quickly on deadline

● Experience reporting/ producing news

● Degree in journalism/ communication

● Passion for visual storytelling in new formats

How to apply:

Email with the subject line “Instagram Editor” and send us:

● An updated resumé

● A cover letter in 200 words on why you’re a good fit for the profile

● Three of your most relevant clips


DURATION: Permanent



Deadline: January 15, 2019