Online Journalist

An ideal position for a graduate in journalism or communications, you will join a small, talented online team on a new geopolitical/world news platform. Working alongside our international team, you’ll be tasked with writing and publishing articles on geopolitical and international news in a timely manner and on a daily basis.

You’ll be responsible for:
➢Sourcing news stories from a list of online news agencies and websites
➢Writing fresh and engaging news articles on global news topics covered by the website
➢Ensuring news is delivered in an accurate and timely fashion, including breaking news stories
➢Sourcing photos to accompany news articles
➢Occasionally proofreading and editing article submissions
➢Promoting articles on our various social media outlets
➢Maintaining proactive interest in ongoing global issues including conflict, politics, trade and military
➢Working independently, meeting tight deadlines, and approaching each assignment with creativity and enthusiasm
➢Publishing several news articles per day, with a minimum of 350-500 words each

You’ll be trained in:
➢Our Content Management System
➢Online project management
➢Search engine optimization
➢Measuring traffic and visitor engagement
➢Sourcing breaking news stories online

Desirable experience:
➢News writing
➢Social media management
➢Basic photo editing

➢Strong reporting, writing, grammar and editing skills

➢Valuable opportunity to join a new online international news platform
➢Work from home
➢Regular performance and salary reviews
➢Flexible working hours
➢Work alongside skilled digital marketing and journalist team

Salary: 12500
Address: London