Staff Writer

Futurism

Posted 5 months ago and deadline of application is on 2 Sep
Recruiter was hiring 22 days ago

Job Description

Futurism is seeking talented writers to join our team and help us grow our audience. We are a digital media startup that produces articles, videos, and infographics on all things science and tech. With more than 1.4 million followers on social media, your writing will receive a high level of exposure, having the potential to be seen by millions of people and be picked up by major media outlets.

We are currently seeking part-time workers. Candidates who prove themselves may have an opportunity to take on more responsibilities and advance as Futurism continues to grow and evolve.

Duties

  • Write engaging and informative articles on recent science and tech news
  • Generate original titles and story summaries for articulation on social media
  • Locate engaging images and videos to accompany articles
  • Conduct research to provide a comprehensive overview of topics covered
  • Cite all sources/quotes/images using commonly accepted standards

If interested, please do following

Select one of the following articles and provide a 300 word write-up that summarizes the news. Be sure to use appropriate quotes and references where applicable. Also, come up with a unique and engaging title (ideal candidates will be able to submit four such articles on a daily basis).

Minimum Qualifications

  • Able to work mornings EST;
  • Fluent in written English;
  • Able to work, at minimum, 4 hours a day 5 days a week;
  • Must have a working knowledge of science/tech fields;

Jobs Summary

Job level
Fresh Grad / Entry Level
Job category
Writing and Content
Educational requirement
Graduated from college
Recruiter response to application
Once in a while 
Office Address
210 Stafford Street, NY, NY, United States
Industry
Media Production
Vacancy
3 openings
Website

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About Futurism

Writing about the transformative technologies that will shape humanity