We are looking for a delightful and swift writer with a serious dedication to detail and deadlines, someone who learns quickly, has great ideas and a good sense for what types of stories work well online.  Topic expertise is a plus but not necessary. We need a smart, all-purpose journalist to step right in and get involved across the site.

The chosen candidate will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining an up-to-the-minute front page for HuffPost
  • Selecting, creating, editing and writing content for a web audience
  • Daily maintenance of the news sections
  • Incorporating multi-media elements (video, slideshows, liveblogs) into news stories
  • Working to distribute content through social networks
  • Daily writing of news posts


Ideal candidates should have the following skills and qualifications:

  • 2-3 years experience working with news content, and 1-2 years online experience
  • Familiarity with content management systems and site platforms
  • Expert knowledge of news content and audience needs – lives and breathes news, from headlines to politics to business to lifestyle
  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • Expert knowledge of effective online content distribution methods, including content sharing and link distribution, and social networking tools
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent site management skills
  • Positive, collaborative team player
  • Enthusiastic self-starter
  • Innovative problem solver
  • Thrives under pressure

Please submit your CV to hr@huffingtonpost.grRef. Code: HP/NE