Lifehacker Senior Staff Writer
New York or Remote
G/O Media is the publisher of the web’s most original media brands, including Gizmodo, Kotaku, Lifehacker, Deadspin, Jezebel, Jalopnik, The Root, The Onion and The A.V. Club, and reaches over 120 million unique visitors a month—more than one-third of all Americans. We connect with the young, diverse audiences that are shaping our future. Through fearless journalism, provoking comedy, and high-impact storytelling, we elevate the stories and issues our readers and viewers are passionate about.
About the role
Lifehacker, G/O Media's lifestyle site with 14 million monthly users, is looking for an experienced writer with wide-ranging interests to cover everything from news-pegged explainers to app reviews, travel tips, etiquette, social media trends, consumer tech and everything in between.
This is a position for a quick-witted, strong-voiced writer who is excited to help other people “live their best lives”— but in a productivity and delight sort of way, rather than as an Oprah mantra. If you’ve got big ideas about what service-oriented lifestyle content should be, we’d like to talk to you.
- Have at least four years of experience writing for a fast-paced online publication;
- Be capable of turning around stories ranging from news blogs to longer features at a quick pace;
- Be comfortable working across mediums, including video and podcasts;
- Be eager to brainstorm about how to expand Lifehacker’s coverage, and to work in a fun, collaborative environment.
This position will be based New York.
This is a position covered under the collective bargaining agreement with the WGA-E.