General News Writer (Evenings/Weekend)

Remote
Part-time
UPDATE: Thank you so much for your interest in this position! We have received an enormous response and are moving forward with selected applicants at this time. That said, we encourage you to still apply to this position here. When new openings become available, we will be in touch!

Elite Daily is seeking part-time, remote general news writers available nights and weekends. Candidates should be as comfortable writing about health care policy as they are about Kim Kardashian’s latest Snapchat. Ideally, we’re looking for someone who can make health care policy as entertaining as Kim Kardashian’s latest Snapchat — and bring something new to the discussion of both.

A minimum commitment of at least 2 days per week in the afternoon and evening EST is required, although the position could be 4 days a week as well. Writers will work remotely. You should be able to fill at least two of the following shifts: Monday-Friday 3pm-10pm. EST, Saturday/Sunday 9am-4pm and 10am-5pm. EST. Schedules may change seasonally.

Requirements

    • Strong voice, unique ideas, and the ability to not completely force your views on readers
    • Versatility across subjects from politics to celebrity news to viral stories
    • Twitter addiction regrettably preferred
    • Availability to work remotely at least three days a week
    • 2+ years reporting/blogging/writing experience
    • Degree in journalism, communications, political science, or related
    • Knowledge of AP style and SEO experience is a plus
Bustle Digital Group is the largest premium publisher reaching millennial women. Every month, nearly 80 million readers turn to Bustle Digital Group publications — Bustle, Romper, Elite Daily, and The Zoe Report — for impactful conversation around the interests and issues engaging women today. Focusing on everything from pop culture to parenthood, Bustle Digital Group's content leverages the power of a diverse set of voices from coast to coast. Bustle Digital Group does business with over 300 global brands, and ranks among the most popular media companies with our demographic on social media. Bustle Digital Group was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Los Angeles and London.