Green Visor Capital

Management Company, LLC

Online Reporter/Web Production Editor (temporary) at FiscalNote
Washington, DC, US
Introduction
CQ and Roll Call brands bring up-to-date news, analysis and insights to senior decision-makers on Capitol Hill. They provide nonpartisan and accurate congressional news and information, policy updates and data analysis to subscribers.
 
We are seeking a temporary Online Reporter/Web Production Editor to join its team covering politics and policy on Capitol Hill.  Duration of this temporary role is 4 to 5 months.
 
You Will:
Produce error-free content on deadline, as well as more in-depth enterprise stories
Write and rewrite compelling and accurate headlines
Accurately and efficiently post content to the website, newsletters, mobile app and social media channels
Send email alerts and mobile push notifications, as needed
Work nights and weekends when required, as needed
Take ownership of specific news verticals as a reporter
 
You Have:
At least three years of reporting and at least one year of editing experience
Working knowledge of AP Style, basic language/grammar rules
Basic knowledge of WordPress and publishing content online
Ability to meet tight deadlines
Ability to multitask on deadline
Ability to work as part of a team, willingness to take direction and pitch in
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
An ability to contribute original ideas and be an early adopter as products advance
Ability to quickly switch between various tasks
Strong interpersonal communication skills
 
About You
You're flexible and proficient at writing and editing breaking news, writing headlines and captions, posting content to Roll Call’s online site and social media. You can dive deep into a specific topic as a reporter — and own it.
You're organized and highly knowledgeable of AP Style, comfortable working with websites and social media channels, and possess a keen eye for detail.  A firm grasp on the workings of congressional politics, procedure and policy is preferred, but not required.
You work well under deadline and accurately, and can clearly and quickly edit/publish news.