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News Desk Reporter
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Locations
United States
Experience Level
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Desired Skills
Management
Social Media
Wordpress
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Requirements
  • 3+ years' experience as a full-time writer or editor
  • Proven ability at writing quickly and accurately
  • Outstanding writing, grammar and editing abilities
  • An instinct and enthusiasm for identifying newsworthy, as well as shareable, stories that resonate with the target audience
  • Understanding of the latest content trends and technologies, including content management systems like Wordpress, Social Media and SEO best practices
Responsibilities
  • Jump on breaking and major news stories that make sense for a general Forbes audience, quickly turning around articles with sharp, story-advancing approaches and angles
  • Identify fresh and interesting stories that have not already been widely shared
  • Brainstorm original approaches off the news
  • Write multiple posts on any given topic every day
  • Clearly communicate across Forbes' multiple editorial departments and contributors
  • Write accurate, lively and concise posts
  • Track down sources quickly for interviews when necessary
  • Strong headline writing skills, and comfort with any/all social media platforms
  • Strong interest in and basic knowledge of business news and financial coverage
Forbes

10,001+ employees

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