Journalism and Media Jobs

Journalism jobs are available nationwide but there are obviously more of them in the major cities where the most media outlets are based, such as New York City and Los Angeles. Visit our journalism section for more information about the profession. The latest media jobs for journalists and editors are listed below. For more writing-related jobs return to the writing jobs homepage.

Scholastic is looking for an Assistant or Associate Editor for Choice, a magazine for teens about health, learning and life skills. The position responsibilities include handling writer contracts, managing the website, writing and/or editing the magazine and more. They are looking for an applicant with at least 2-3 years of experience in an editorial role. (Job Listing)


Food & Wine is looking for a Digital Reporter/Writer to create content for its website. They are looking for a writer who can quickly report stories and write clean copy. The position include collaborating with writers, photographers and video producers. They are looking for a person with one to three years of experience in a digital editorial department. You can find the job listing on greenhouse.io.


The Heavy news website is seeking freelance contributors to cover the midterm elections and 2020 presidential campaign. The are looking for writers with strong organizational skills, deep knowledge of U.S. politics and great on social media. This is a remote freelance opportunity. (Job Listing)


The Motley Fool is looking for a News Writer. This is a freelance/contract position. The position involves writing articles covering interesting developments in business and the stock market. You can find the job listing on fool.com.


The New York Times is looking for an Updates Writer for The Wirecutter. The generalist position involves updating existing Wirecutter coverage in multiple categories. They are a looking for a writer with "sharp editorial skills." The job also includes scanning news coverage and working with editorial teams. Qualifications include prior experience blogging or writing about personal technology. The full-time job can be remote from select states. You can find the job listing here on careerjet.


Bitcoin.com is seeking a Cryptocurrency Content Writer. The company says, "We are on the hunt for someone who can really help us to develop and own a bitcoin.com tone of voice which will keep consistency across our content." Responsibilities include explains complicated topics and concepts to the public and researching and brainstorming to come up with new ideas. They are looking for a writer with knowledge in cryptocurrencies and blockchain. They are open to remote. You can find the job listing here on Lever.


The New Yorker is looking for a Music Editor-Writer. The positions involves creating and editing content for The New Yorker's "Goings On About Town" section. Responsibilities include fact-checking, writing posts, meeting schedules, social media updates and more. They are looking for someone who has at least two years' experience as a music writer. You can find the job listing here on Conde Nast's website.


Bauer Publishing Teen Group is looking for a Freelance Editor. The part-time contract position pays $18 per hour. They are looking for someone deadline driven and able to multitask. The job listing asked "Are you obsessed with JoJo Siwa and the Disney Channel?" to give you any idea of the type of content involved. You can find the job listing here.


Bustle is looking for Lifestyle News Writers. The part-time writers are needed to create lifestyle content for 3-4 days a week during regular office hours. Bustle says the content covers categories including food, tech, health, identity, LGBTQ, viral stories and even ghosts. They are looking for writers with at least 2+ years of similar experience. Writers will work remotely. You can find the job listing here.


U.S. News and World Report is seeking a Freelance Marketing Content Writer. They are looking for a writer able to echo the editorial content of the publication. Responsibilities include creating content for the newsletter, developing marketing materials, managing the media kit, establishing and enforcing style standards and more. Candidates should have 3 to 5 years of professional experience in writing with a focus on marketing and other editorial material. You can find the job listing here on the U.S. News jobs site.


Beasley Media Group is looking for a Freelance Sports Writer. The freelance writer will produce written content for the 98.5 The Sports Hub website. They are looking for a writer knowledgeable about Boston sports. They want a writer with at least 1-3 years of experience. The position is an off-air editorial position that reports directly to the Digital Content Manager. You can find the job listing on Linkedin.


National Geographic is seeking a Senior Animals Writer/Editor. The position involves writing daily Animals stories and discovering exclusive stories. Other responsibilities include producing photo galleries, video captions and blog posts. Qualifications include the ability to read and understand scientific journals as well as a bachelors with a minimum of 5 years of experience of writing for a digital media outlet. The position is located in Washington D.C. You can find the job listing here on the 21st Century Fox job site.


Komando.com, home of The Kim Komando Show, is looking for a freelance writers for consumer electronics, digital lifestyle and related subjects. The job listing says they are looking for freelancers for creating content about gadgets, online security, technology, online privacy and other digital topics. They pay $30 for new articles and $50 for tip articles. Past experience writing in consumer writing and reporting is required. You can find the job listing on komando.com.


Apple is seeking a Featured Content Editor. The editor/writer will help produce content and manage writers for Apple Music and the iTunes Music Store. They are looking for a candidate with 8+ years of experience writing and editing original copy for music publications. The also want an editor/writer with experience following a style guide, managing writers and dealing with accelerated timelines and shifting deliverables. You can find the job listing on Apple.com.


Crain Communications is seeking freelance business reporters. The reporters will cover business news in San Diego and Baltimore. They want writers with experience in business news writing and a strong grasp of AP style. They also want writers that know how to promote content on social media. You can find the job listings here and here on Crain's jobs site.


Yardbarker is seeking freelance sports writers. The online sports network is a Fox Sports subsidiary. The company is looking for writers knowledgeable in specific sports. Some of the qualifications include previous experience in sports writing for a mainstream publication or website, ability to hit deadlines and strong news judgement about what makes an interesting and significant story. You can find the job listing on yardbarker.com.


Glamour is seeing an Associate Fashion Writer. The writer will report to the Fashion News Director at Glamour. The writer will write stories for both the print publication and glamour.com. They will also pitch stories, attend events, build relationships with fashion designers and brands, and more. They are looking with a writer with at least 2-3 years of experience writing in fashion or women's lifestyle media. You can find the job listing here on the Conde Nast job site.


O, The Oprah Magazine is seeking an Assistant Editor. The employee will provide administrative and editorial assistance to the deputy editor. They will also pitch ideas for the magazine, writer articles, work with social media and more. They are looking for a candidate with a B.A., strong writing skills, a literary sensibility and at least two years of relevant experience. You can find the job listing here on Jobvite.


Sony Interactive Entertainment is seeking an Editorial Merchandiser, Digital Games. The position involves the PlayStation brand and products, including PlayStation content. The merchandiser will write and edit consumer-facing copy and support content release campaigns. The content covers game, movie, and TV show content. Sony is looking for someone with 3+ years of experience in eCommerce merchandising or with a large video games editorial media outlet. You can find the job listing here.


Eating Well is seeking a social media editor. The position includes pitching and creating social-targeted and trending content. The editor will also develop a social media calendar and write daily posts for Eating Well's social platforms. They are looking for someone with a minimum 3-4 years digital editorial and/or social media writing and strategy experience. You can find the job listing here.