BU Today, Boston University's award-winning daily news website, is seeking a full-time writer who is curious, ambitious, and a self-starter to cover a broad range of stories ranging from feature profiles to breaking news. The ideal candidate is adept at writing student lifestyle pieces, sports, and the arts with an emphasis on creative thinking, curiosity, and hands-on stylish delivery for various University publications and distribution channels.
We're looking for a writer who has a track record publishing stylish, well-researched stories and who will come prepared to pitch ideas that will be of interest to our audience of faculty, staff, students, and parents.
Salary: Grade 73
B.A./B.S. with a minimum of 3-5 years' journalism experience. Must be able to juggle multiple assignments simultaneously, including news stories on deadline and work well under pressure. Familiarity with Wordpress, social media and SEO strongly preferred. Experience working in multimedia is an added plus.
Boston University is no small operation. With over 33,000 undergraduate and graduate students from more than 140 countries, 10,000 faculty and staff, 16 schools and colleges, and 250 fields of study, our two campuses are always humming.