The Daily Beast (est. 2008), an independent news website dispensing original reporting and critical commentary on politics, pop-culture and power, is hiring a Freelance Newsletter Editor.
This job is perfect for a strong news writer with extensive experience in political and cultural reporting to produce two daily newsletters spotlighting the top stories of the night and day. Each story will be approx. 500 words. Other duties will include writing vertical newsletters weekly, and discussing which content to curate with the editorial team (as needed).
Candidate will work Monday through Friday, 30 hours a week as follows:
5 AM-8 AM EST (AM Digest)
2 PM-5 PM EST (PM Digest)
This is a remote, contract position.
Compensation: based on experience.