BU Today, Boston Universitys award-winning daily news website, is seeking a full-time writer who is curious, ambitious, and a self-starter with the ability to cover a broad range of stories ranging from features to profiles to breaking news. The ideal candidate is adept at writing student lifestyle pieces, sports, and the arts with an emphasis on creative thinking, curiosity, and hands-on stylish delivery for various University publications and distribution channels. Must able to handle breaking news quickly, and also report on the perspectives and experiences of all elements of a diverse University community.
B.A./B.S. preferred with 3-5 years' journalism experience or related, relevant experience. Must be able to juggle multiple assignments simultaneously, including news stories on deadline and work well under pressure. Familiarity with Wordpress, social media and SEO strongly preferred. Experience working in multimedia is an added plus. Clips must be provided.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
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