Were looking for a Writer to join NowThis, within Group Nine Media! As a member of the Social Video team, you will have outstanding news writing & reporting skills, an ability to work quickly to write compelling & informative short form videos around a variety of subjects, ranging from top stories in the world of daily news & politics, international coverage, as well as culture, sports, lifestyle, & online trends. Youll be based in our New York City office.
The Writer will lead by example in demonstrating Group Nines values - Care Deeply, Be Brave, Go First, Do Good, Stay Close & Win Together.
WHAT YOULL DO:
- Pitch video story ideas daily & write copy in a way to keep audiences engaged on social media platforms
- Create clean & polished copy that demonstrates excellent grammar, sourcing & narrative.
- Use the NowThis voice & style to create smart, digestible, succinct, & accurate stories that drive social conversation.
- 2+ years experience writing for a news organization or digital media company.
- Strong reporting, writing, & copy editing skills with superb attention to detail & accuracy.
- Be able to identify the most important elements of a story to write concise, short-form copy.
- A deep interest in daily trending news stories & current events.
- A solid understanding of The NowThis brand & mission.
- Be able to excel in fast-paced newsroom environment
- Ability to meet deadlines.