HuffPost Hawaii Associate Editor Job Description:
HuffPost Hawaii is growing! We're looking for an Associate Editor based in Honolulu, Hawaii.
HuffPostHawaii combines local news with travel, environmental and lifestyle features that are of interest to a national and international audience. It is a partnership between the Huffington Post and Honolulu Civil Beat, an investigative journalism website.
This position would be responsible for writing 4-5 original stories a week, peer-editing other editors' work, and occasionally helping to manage the site's homepage and social media accounts.
The ideal candidate will be an exceptional writer who likes to have fun with stories and a self-motivator who can work quickly and on deadline. This person must have an enthusiastic personality and the ability to work easily with a small team.
• Minimum of 1 year of journalism or writing-intensive experience.
• Passion for news is a must -- as are flexibility and a sense of humor.
• Ability to think creatively, approach stories from new angles, and manage relationships and communications both within the Hawaii and New York organizations.
Please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.