Journalism Jobs & Internships

Roving Reporter (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 have two openings for an energetic journalist who can travel across India, and beyond, shooting video to create 3–5 mins stories that engage an audience aged 18–25. The journalist would have prior experience in building such an audience for his/ her work.

This is a remote position in India.

What you will do:

● Pitch, report and deliver videos with minimal supervision

● Interview newsmakers for stories that resonate with a young audience

● Find compelling stories in hidden corners of India that no one else has

● Innovate new formats to tell stories

● Build an engaged audience

What we’re looking for:

● Experience travelling and shooting video on deadline

● Self-starter who can deliver ambitious stories

● Able to access hard-to-get sources and tap into online communities

● Eye for one-of-a-kind stories

● Experience working with a budget

● Proven ability building an audience on social media

● Experience breaking news that shapes headlines

● Rock-solid news judgment

● Rigorous fact-checking and verification skills

● Terrific instincts to find unique angles to the news

● Experience working in an international newsroom

● Attention to detail and accuracy a must

● Video editing skills, particularly Adobe Premier, a big plus

How to apply:

Email with the subject line “Roving Reporter” 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