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Staff Writer, Jalopnik

Jalopnik, the automotive-focused G/O Media site with more than 13 million global monthly readers, is looking for a <strong>Staff Writer</strong> whose primary focus is creating enthusiastic, informative and unique reviews of cars and other vehicles in text and video formats.<br/><br/><strong>About the Company:</strong><br/><br/><em>Gizmodo Media Group is the publisher of the web's most original and fearless media brands, including Gizmodo, Kotaku, Lifehacker, Jezebel, Deadspin, Splinter, Jalopnik, and The Root. As part of G/O Media, we reach an audience of +120 million visitors a month &mdash; more than one-third of all Americans.</em><br/><br/><strong>About the Role:</strong><br/><br/>The ideal candidate will have a deep and passionate knowledge of any machine that moves. They must be skilled behind the wheel, but even more skilled at weaving a good story in Jalopnik's honest, fun and critical editorial voice. This candidate must also be quick, hardworking, creative and adept at turning out content at one of the fastest-paced companies in media.<br/><div><strong><h4>Who You Should Be:</h4><br/><br/></strong><ul><li>Someone with a strong understanding of Jalopnik's voice and brand</li><li>Someone with several years of experience at a print or digital outlet, ideally with car and transportation writing experience</li><li>Passionate about cars, but even more passionate about storytelling and spreading car enthusiasm to new audiences</li><li>A writer with strong news judgment and the ability to respond quickly to cultural and current events with appropriate stories</li><li>Someone who is comfortable turning out a great deal of work, and can balance daily reviews with larger breakout features</li><li>Organized, detail-oriented, ambitious and comfortable at a website with a massive audience</li></ul></div><br/><div> <div><strong>Please apply with a resume, cover letter, and answer the job-specific questions below.</strong></div></div><br/><div><em>G/O Media is deeply committed to fostering a transparently inclusive workplace environment and people of color, women, people with disabilities, veterans and LGBTQ candidates are very strongly encouraged to apply. Our company-wide mission is to reach very diverse audiences and so, we are deeply committed to having teams and leaders that reflect this mission.</em></div><br/><em>This position will be based remotely out of Los Angeles.</em><br/><br/><em>This is a position covered under the collective bargaining agreement with the WGA-E.</em>