Vox Media is hiring an

Eater New NY Reporter

New York, United States

 

Eater NY is looking for a fearless reporter to cover the restaurant beat, whether it’s breaking news about a family-run diner or a fine dining restaurant. This reporter should excel in a fast-paced environment, should have some familiarity with the New York dining and food scene, and should be unflaggingly curious. It's a plus if the candidate has a strong writing voice and is a stickler for detail.

Responsibilities

  • Susses out stories for high-profile news and features, occasional longer-form original pieces, maps and guides
  • Perpetuates the highest standards of journalism when it comes to maintaining sources in the New York restaurant world, reporting, and writing
  • Maintains vibrant social channels and has the potential to build an audience through Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, and a daily newsletter
  • Coordinates photo shoots, manages invoices
  • Updates Heatmaps
  • Collaborates with other Eater teams as needed

Requirements

  • Experience writing about restaurants and food and or beat reporting
  • A competitive streak — a hunger for a scoop
  • A nose for a story that can be told in multiple media
  • Excellent organizational skills, focus, and the ability to work independently
  • A passion for and knowledge of the New York restaurant scene
  • A working knowledge of photography and photo editing
  • A strong understanding of grammar and style

About Vox Media

Vox Media is a technology-driven media company. Using our modern media platform Chorus, we develop the highest quality content, conversations, and applications for a monthly audience of over 70 million passionate people around the world. As one of the fastest growing online publishers, we own and operate brands in six distinct categories: Vox.com in news, SB Nation in sports, The Verge in tech and culture, Polygon in gaming, Curbed in design and real estate, Eater in dining and nightlife, and Racked in shopping and fashion.

Vox Media is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and everyone is encouraged to apply.  Vox Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.