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News Writer

Blavity is on the lookout for new members to join our team.  

We are a venture-funded technology and new media company. We have assembled an amazing team of passionate, high-energy, focused rock-stars who cultivate our community and advance our strategic direction and we are looking for new people to help us continue to grow. Blavity is changing the landscape of media representation by building the world’s largest digital community for Millennials of Color. Blavity was founded in 2014 around a simple idea: Enable Millennials of Color to tell their own stories.

Today, we average 1 Million monthly unique visitors, generate 7-10 Million monthly social impressions, and distribute our message across all major social media platforms. We are based in Downtown LA with team members working across the world.

Writers & Creators

Blavity is seeking top performing News Writers to curate and write content across the site and social media platforms.

You should have substantial experience writing and editing topics that Blavity covers like: pop culture, physical and mental health, race, gender, Black Twitter, entertainment and news content.

This role is remote.

Responsibilities

  • Curate and write news pieces for Blavity.com
  • Pitch ideas, projects, and collaborations

Requirements

  • 1 - 3 years of news writing and creating for an online publication, website or heavily curated and produced platform
  • Proven experience curating, writing and editing accurate, researched, and viral content
  • You must possess a solid grasp of the English language/black culture and the ability to integrate it in writing and editing
  • Passion for Blavity and what we do


Blavity is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

 

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