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Deals Writer, Strategist
The deals writer will write vetted sales posts & find actually good deals for our shopping/e-commerce site The Strategist. The website, an offshoot of the magazines award-winning print section of the same name, offers readers rigorously-vetted articles to help navigate the vast online shopping landscape.
- Write & build 1-2 sales posts per day
- Research & track best deals across the online shopping-sphere at a variety of merchants (fashion, beauty, homewares, gadgets, kitchen, etc.)
- Synthesize information from the Strategists archive to write engaging product captions in our tone & find relevant sales items
- Coordinate with e-commerce team to track upcoming sales events & shopping holidays
- Additional responsibilities as assigned by editors
- Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field, or currently enrolled in a bachelor's program
- Familiarity with digital publishing tools preferred
- Knowledge & understanding of the online shopping-sphere required
- Understanding or willingness to learn the Strategist's voice & approach to service journalism
About working at Vox Media:
This is a permanent, full-time position with excellent benefitsincluding flexible hours & generous parental leave. Vox Media strives to provide comprehensive healthcare options for our employees & to ensure that our healthcare & other benefits are LGBTQ-inclusive. You'll be joining a group of focused, hard-working, creative people who are passionate about doing work that's challenging & funand who strive to maintain a healthy work/life balance.
Vox Media is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds & everyone is encouraged to apply. Vox Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer & does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.