Journalist/Web Content Writer
Part-time (32 hours a week) on-site in Oakland.
5 month assignment
Healthcare experience highly preferred.
Seasoned corporate journalist who can report and write on internal news for internal and external news websites. Potential story assignments would include announcements, articles about projects and initiatives, feature stories about employees and physicians, and care and quality stories.
Additionally, the interim staff writer will proofread the work of others, learn and use the content management system, WordPress for publishing stories, take photographs to accompany articles, and generally assist the managing editor in the maintenance and updating of both the internal and external news websites.
Must be a fast and accurate writer, able to route own work for review, diplomatic, familiar with the AP Style Guide, flexible, upbeat, and dependable. The work is fast-paced and requires many interactions with others, so an ability to work comfortably as a team member is essential.
Required: a portfolio of published articles from newspapers, magazines, and/or corporations.
Bachelor’s in English or Journalism required