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Are you an eager, curious writer with a strong working knowledge of personal finance and home tech? Do you have a list of favorite travel sites and a knack for creating time- and sanity-saving hacks? How about a love for surfacing and creating thought-provoking and helpful stories you would want to share with your friends?
HuffPost Life is looking for a full-time writer/reporter who can file engaging stories with clean, compelling copy for anyone trying to better manage their life at home and at work, whether fresh out of school or squirreling money away for retirement. The ideal candidate understands how personal finance and home technology intersects with all aspects of living, from food to travel, home, relationships, style and personal growth. Our readers want to know why they may and may not need the latest gadgets, how to find the best Black Friday deals, who is ripping them off and how, ways to save on travel, and how to buy or rent and then run a home in simple but smart and sustainable ways.
Develop and write stories and produce highly shareable and engaging content in the lifestyle space, with an emphasis on personal finance, home hacks, travel, tech, sustainability and the workplace.
Surface great service ideas from social media, news and lifestyle communities.
Stay on top of consumer trends and news that affects our lives.
Package compelling ideas for the web, social media and mobile platforms.
3 years of experience in online journalism
5-day work schedule
Familiarity with top lifestyle, tech and personal finance sites
Must have a curious mind with an energetic view on everyday life and living well but responsibly
Be adept at mining and using social media platforms including Instagram, Twitter and Facebook
Able to nail interviews with experts, advisors, and people with stories to tell
Able to work at a fast pace and contribute to a large, tight-knit team
Keen sense for mixing video, print, images and other assets to produce engaging storytelling experiences
Killer headline skills
**This position is in the WGA-E bargaining unit
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or other protected category.
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