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|Posted on||December 20, 2021|
Insider is hiring a fellow to work with our Global News Correspondents team, a global network of freelancers covering global stories that have major impact. This fellow will report to the deputy editor of the Global News Correspondents team (https://www.businessinsider.com/category/news-freelancer).
On a daily basis, this fellow would assist the deputy editor with uploading stories to our content management system, selecting images for stories, fact-checking stories, and reviewing pitches. The fellow would also assist with social media promotion and seek out potential contributors.
This role is ideal for someone with an interest in editing global features and/or photo-driven stories. Please note: this is not a reporting role.
The ideal candidate is excited by a breadth of topics, and by the prospect of working with a variety of writers. You should be a self-starter who has a passion for finding and telling great stories. We value flexibility, creativity, accountability, and a diversity of ideas and opinions. We want someone who is excited about our mission to get better every day.
The ideal fellow:
- Familiarity with the reporting and writing process (school publications are great)
- A passion for digital storytelling and voracious reading habits
- Familiarity with digital and social media
- Ability to work quickly and collaboratively with a fast-paced team
- Light HTML and/or Photoshop experience
- Proofreading and copyediting skills
If this sounds like your dream job, apply here with a single PDF containing your resume and cover letter explaining why you are the perfect fit for this role.
Please note: The paid fellowship requires that you work remotely, preferably full-time at 40 hours a week, for six months. If you’re passionate about this role but don’t have 100% of the experience we’re looking for, apply, we still want to hear from you!
If you’d like some tips on what makes a great resume and cover letter check out our best practices guide here: https://www.businessinsider.com/why-this-is-an-excellent-resume-2013-11.
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