Breaking News Reporter at BuzzFeed in New York, NY
This job is based in our NYC offices, and we offer competitive compensation and stock option program.
- Write breaking news stories on vast range of subjects.
- Figure out produce in a format that readers want to share.
- Take occasional shifts running @buzzfeednews.
- Pitch in on breaking news in vertical areas ranging from LGBT to music.
- Eagerness and skill.
- Great news judgment.
- No haters
BuzzFeed is the leading social news organization, intensely focused on delivering high-quality original reporting, insight, and social content across a rapidly expanding array of subject areas. BuzzFeed’s technology powers the social distribution of content, detects what is trending on the web, and connects people in real-time with the hottest content of the moment. BuzzFeed.com is growing rapidly and reaches more than 60 million monthly unique visitors.
Jonah Peretti, founder & CEO of BuzzFeed, is an MIT Media Lab grad who previously co-founded the Huffington Post. Ben Smith is its Editor-in-chief, Google alum Jon Steinberg is President and COO, and Huffington Post co-founder Kenneth Lerer serves as Executive Chairman.