Freelance Reporter

Posted On: July 7, 2022

Journalism Job

Media Organization: Newsweek

Company Description

Newsweek is a premier news magazine and website that has been bringing high-quality journalism to readers around the globe for over 80 years.

Newsweek provides the latest news, in-depth analysis and ideas about international issues, technology, business, culture and politics. In addition to its online and mobile presence, Newsweek publishes weekly English print editions in the United States, Europe/Middle East/Africa and Asia as well as editions in Japanese, Korean, Polish, Serbian and Spanish.

Job Description

Newsweek is looking for a full-time freelance reporter to work with the magazine team for the next six months, taking on assignments for the weekly issue and special projects. The ideal candidate will have at least three to five years’ reporting and writing experience (both print and digital) and is comfortable working on stories across a wide range of subjects, which may include politics, U.S. and international news, culture/entertainment, travel, health, technology and business. Experience working on a weekly publication under tight deadlines is a plus, as is knowledge of SEO and social best practices. We’re a small, collegial team of deeply experienced editors and writers working within a large, news-driven media brand. This position is remote and pays $25/hour for a 40-hour week for six months (start date is flexible but as soon as possible—we’re eager to get started).

To Apply

Please send a cover letter, resume and links to a few relevant examples of work to Meredith Wolf Schizer ( and Diane Harris (