American Progress has an immediate opening for a Reporter-Blogger to research, report, and write about immigration issues for ThinkProgress.
- Write and research for ThinkProgress.
- Report specifically on immigration and related issues.
- Other research projects as assigned.
- Strong research and writing skills.
- Deep knowledge of immigration issues.
- Familiarity with ThinkProgress and the progressive blogosphere.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
- Ability to quickly respond to news developments.
Preferred experience :
- Bachelor’s degree.
- Knowledge of HTML, Photoshop, RSS, social networking/bookmarking, and media-monitoring services helpful but not required.
American Progress provides a competitive compensation and benefits package.
- Writing for an online audience.
- Spanish language proficiency desired, fluency a plus.
- Experience writing on politics and policy, specifically on immigration.
American Progress is an equal opportunity employer; women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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