Bustle is seeking part-time remote news/politics writers to help fill its news vertical with intelligent, thoughtful content. While original reporting and in-depth news will be encouraged, day-to-day coverage includes breaking news, analysis, and informative roundups. We are not looking for auto-pilot re-blogs, and applicants should be experienced writers and reporters. Topics of coverage will include politics, women's issues, national news, global news, health, tech, science, crime, and more.
Ideal candidates should hold a degree in journalism/communications or similar, and should have at least 2+ years of experience in reporting, writing, and/or blogging.
A minimum commitment of at least 3 days per week is required, although the position could be 4 days a week as well. Writers will work remotely. We're especially looking for writers with early morning, evening, overnight and weekend availability.
A passion for national news, international news, and/or politics
Pitch-perfect news judgement
A strong voice and innovative ideas
2+ years reporting/blogging/writing experience
Availability to work remotely at least three days a week
Degree in journalism, communications, political science, or related