If you have your ear to the ground when it comes to politics, TheAtlanticWire.com needs you. The opinion aggregator, which is affiliated with TheAtlantic.com, is looking for a politics writer to cover debates about the most important news stories each day.
You must know who’s who in the world of political bloggers, op-ed writers and TV pundits, and be able to write smart, accurate copy about national and local news. You’ll be covering the happenings at the White House, within the Obama administration and on Capitol Hill, while weaving in economics, culture and technology when appropriate.
The ideal candidate will have top-notch reporting skills and notable experience in writing and/or blogging. You’ll be identifying stories, pitching ideas and writing five to six posts per day, so you’ll need to be on your game. Photo editing skills and a team player attitude are definite pluses. Interested? Apply here.