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Buzzworthy Content and Animal News (Writer/Editor)

One Green Planet is a fast-growing media startup focused on compassionate and eco-conscious living.

About the role

Love cats, dogs and sloths? Duh. But are you also a Green Monster interested in making a difference for animals and the planet? Do you spend all day on Reddit, Twitter and Tumblr? If we sent you a photo of Beyoncé on an elephant would you know what to do with it? Awesome. We’re looking for a buzz-obsessed and self-motivated writer/editor interested in everything from cute photos and videos to thought-provoking animal issues, and everything in between.

You should be creative, efficient and deliver clean written posts on a tight deadline. In addition, you should be tuned into animal and environmental news, but also pop and web culture, and recognize how to bring the two together. The ideal candidate would have the knack for finding relevant breaking news, and identifying Internet trends before they hit the mainstream and also come up with original ideas! As a Buzz Writer/Editor, you will primarily focus on One Green Planet’s Buzz Monster  and Animal Monster categories.

Responsibilities

  • Generate ideas and pitch relevant stories for the Buzz Monster category.
  • Generate ideas for new features and collaborative posts for the Animal Monster category.
  • Write, edit, format, and proofread articles + perform layout and fact-checking tasks and editorial research.
  • Editorial coordination, including planning and communicating with editorial team members, bloggers, and partner organizations.
  • Creative writing voice that translates to web-speak.
  • A demonstrated passionate for conscious and compassionate living (i.e. a Green Monster), with a sense of humor!

Skills

  • A College degree in a related field, and strong research, proofreading and writing skills.
  • Be a passionate Green Monster, with a sense of humor!
  • Loves to spend time online and understands the building blocks of shareable content.
  • Excellent written, communication, proofreading and organizational skills.
  • Entrepreneurial and collaborative spirit.
  • Ability to generate content ideas quickly.
  • Ability to think visually: Light photo editing skills a plus.
  • Extensive knowledge of social platforms (Reddit, Tumblr, Twitter).
  • Familiarity with WordPress, HTML.
  • Creative writing voice that translates to web-speak.

Location

  • Candidate must be located in NYC/the Tri-state Area or willing to relocate at their own cost.

Perks

Endless stress-busting sessions with Goji, our Chief Happiness Officer. Other benefits include health care, free vegan snacks and fun times every day!

Application Details

  • Send an email to team AT onegreenplanet DOT org with the following:
    • A cover letter explaining why you are interested in working for One Green Planet.
    • Include links/attachments to your writing samples (at least 5), social media accounts and resume, along with 5 animal-related article ideas.
    • What is your salary expectation for this role?
    • We would love for you to participate in our  #imagreenmonster challenge here: http://www.onegreenplanet.org/unleash-your-green-monster/

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