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News and Politics Writer

Carbonated.TV is a digital media organization aiming to empower “The Voice of the Underdog.” We are currently seeking a diverse set of talented writers to contribute to our rapidly growing team.

The ideal candidate would be an ambitious self-starter with a strong passion for news, politics, and social justice. The individual will not only report the news in a concise and informative manner but also provide his or her own progressive spin on trending topics of the day. Candidates must have a knack for attention-grabbing stories and can efficiently write and analyze breaking news.  Come join a dynamic start-up culture where you will have the chance to report on what matters and have your opinions heard!

 

DETAILS

SALARY: $
SCHEDULE: Part-Time
DURATION: Permanent
WORK SETTING: Office

CONTACT INFO

Nicole Navarro
nnavarro@carbonated.tv
9255437760
website

REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS

Responsibilities:
  • Pitch and write original and aggregated news content
  • Post content in a timely manner to social media platforms in the Carbonated.TV voice
  • Able to work quickly and independently
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications, English, or related field
  • 1-2 years’ experience at a high-volume online publication or news outlet
  • Excellent grasp of grammar and AP style and ability to produce clean and compelling copy
  • Able to craft killer, traffic-driving headlines
  • A social media fanatic with a sharp sense of viral content
  • A keen eye for quality photos
  • Experience with online monitoring and measurement platforms such as Google Analytics, Parse.ly, and Chartbeat is a plus
  • Positive attitude and entrepreneurial spirit
   

HOW TO APPLY

Deadline:

If interested, please send us a brief cover letter, a resume detailing your relevant experience and three writing samples to careers@carbonated.tv or to nnavarro@carbonated.tv