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Staff Writer

The Staff Writer provides standard content, such as news reports, reviews and features. He/She works collaboratively with other writers to provide content for television, film, or other entertainment sources. He/She pitches new ideas to the team, receiving constructive criticism, and redrafting your ideas in line with their critique.

Key Responsibilities

  • Stays updated with the local, national and international affairs on day to day basis
  • Conducts research on various topics and compile necessary content for our write-ups
  • Provides notes in written or electronic form
  • Makes sure your pieces are objective and accurate. Content should be written by keeping readers’ needs in mind
  • Reveals newsworthy stories. You can even plan a campaign around the same
  • Builds contacts and sources to use in future research
  • Evaluates and interpret the data findings Interview the sources, witnesses etc. and contribute in creating engaging content
  • Contributes to content idea generation for publications

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, or communications
  • Master’s degree in communications or a related field is preferred
  • Strong portfolio of relevant stories
  • Familiarity with content strategy principles
  • Experience with generating or planning content
  • A strong network of established readers
  • Proficient in MS Office, WordPress, and other relevant digital tools
  • In depth knowledge of current events

Skills needed for this role

The Staff Writer must have excellent investigation skills, strong research and analytical skills, and outstanding English writing skills.

Career Level

1-4 Years Experienced Employee

Job Specializations

Media, Journalism