Reporters, The Independent - NY

New York (City) (US)
11 Jan 2017
11 Feb 2017
Job Type
Full Time

The Independent is looking for smart reporters to add to our growing team in New York.


  • Writing about everything from Donald Trump’s latest cabinet pick, the most recent outburst from Kanye to what the tech world is talking about. 
  • Working with our SEO and social teams to ensure your dynamic journalism is read by as many people as possible.
  • Working as part of a self-starting team in New York to produce content for a growing global audience.
  • Liaising with editors and reporters in London to ensure all angles are covered on every story.
  • Promoting your content across our various social platforms.
  • Helping to run and update our own US homepage 

Skills and experience

  • A passion for news and features, celebrities and politicians, science and the arts. You will be fast, accurate and first.
  • Experience at digging up your own original stories and not just following the herd.
  • A passion for video, an excellent grip of SEO and a natural instinct for social media.
  • An impressive record as a digital reporter.

Please apply by completing the application form below, with a CV and a quick description of why you think you'd suit the role. You should also state your desired salary and current notice.

We look forward to hearing from you.