10 Full Time and Remote Jobs for Writers, Editors, and Journalists

Dear Writers,

Here’s our latest round up of traditional full time jobs for writers, editors, and journalists.

Companies in this list include CNN, The New York Times, GQ, and The Atlantic. Some of them are fully remote. We’ve listed pay information when available.

— Jacob Jans

Thanks to Fatima Saif for compiling this list.

CNN is looking for a Copy Editor to check scripts for accuracy, style, as well as conformity to their Executive Producer’s instructions. The applicant should preferably have 5 years’ broadcast news writing and/or editing experience. The job is full-time and located in Atlanta, GA. To learn more, refer to this page.

Forbes Advisor offers personal finance advice and news. They’re hiring a Staff Writer, Consumer Finance. The successful candidate will write helpful and engaging news stories, how-tos, roundups, etc. The candidate should have at least 2 to 4 years’ online journalism and writing experience. The role is full-time and remote. More information here.

GQ is a men’s magazine focused on style, fashion, culture, politics, lifestyle, and more. They’re looking for a Staff Writer for GQ Sports vertical. The writer will deliver 3 to 4 sports stories per week. The role is full-time and located in New York, NY. Base salary range is $65,000 to $100,000. For details, visit this page.

Boston Globe Media is a newsgathering organization based in Boston. They’re seeking a full-time Books Editor to revamp and guide their weekly Books section. The selected applicant will be responsible for choosing, assigning, and editing up to 5 books for review per week. The applicant should have at least 5 years of editing experience and live in or near the Boston area. For more information, refer to this tweet and this page.

Seattle Met is a magazine and website about Seattle’s culture, lifestyle, arts, and more. They’re hiring for the position of Editor in Chief / Director of Content. The successful applicant will continue moving their magazine and site into a firmly digital-first future. The applicant should have 5 to 7 years’ journalism experience. Base compensation range is $80,000 to $100,000. The job can be hybrid or remote but the applicant must be located in the Seattle area. To learn more, refer to this tweet and this page.

The Atlantic is a magazine that covers news, politics, science, technology, culture, education, health, and more. They’re seeking a Staff Writer for their flagship newsletter, The Daily. The writer will contribute at least 2 or 3 pieces of news analysis every week. The writer should have 2+ years of experience. The job can be based from their Washington, DC or New York City office. Salary range: $60,000 to $70,000. Learn more here.

The New York Times is hiring for the position of Politics Reporter, Campaign Finance. The selected candidate will lead their “coverage of how candidates, elected officials and political parties raise money, and how donors, outside groups and other interests use political money to try to exert influence over the political system.” Annual base salary range is $115,506.56 to $170,000.00. The job is full-time and based in Washington, DC. More information here.

Axios is a media organization delivering trustworthy news and analysis. They’re hiring for the position of Associate Editorial Director, Events. The applicant should be located in DC, VA, MD or NYC and have 3-5 years’ journalism experience. Events experience and TV news producing experience is a huge plus. Salary range is $75,000-$85,000. The job is remote. For more information, refer to their editorial director’s tweet and this page.

Who What Wear, an international fashion company, is looking for a Managing Editor. The selected applicant will “implement and monitor the production strategy of editorial articles in order to achieve core KPIs.” Salary range is $90,000-$100,000. The job is full-time and based in Los Angeles, CA. Details here and here.

The Daily Dot is a website that covers internet culture and life online. They’re hiring an Executive Editor to supervise their editorial operations. The editor should have 7+ years’ journalism experience and 4+ years’ management experience. Base salary range is $90,000-$150,000 (plus profit sharing). The role is full-time and remote. To learn more, refer to their tweet and this page.



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