Journalist

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Responsibilities

  • Conduct interviews
  • Write stories
  • Edit stories from contributors
  • Create quarterly editorial calendars

Required experience

  • Incredible writing skills and native English proficiency
  • B.A. in liberal arts (journalism, political science...)

Compensation

  • Your monthly salary will be 2,500,000 COP.
  • We'll cover your roundtrip from and to your hometown.
  • We'll provide housing (private room in our corporate apartment, with a gym, a pool, and a doorman).
  • We'll assist you with placement in media companies in the U.S. or Latin America.

Job description

As a journalist for Socialatom Group, you'll be interviewing and writing the stories of entrepreneurs and engineers that are building incredible technology companies from Latin America for an audience of mostly U.S. entrepreneurs and VC investors. Your content will be published in our own publications as well as guest articles in established U.S. publications.
By shining a spotlight on the innovative software companies that are disrupting global industries, we'll help the world learn about a different narrative beyond the stereotypes of drug trade and violence.
You'll be asked to submit at least 20 writing samples (these can include school essays).
You can learn more about our various business units here:
Venture capital fund: http://firstrock.vc
Startup advisory firm: http://socialatomventures.com
Publisher: http://pulsosocial.com
Co-working: http://atomhouse.com
PR firm: http://socialatompr.com
And read the story of our recent Jobbatical hire here: https://blog.jobbatical.com/how-to-step-into-the-world-of-venture-capital-in-latin-america-85264419359a#.3x0pzen7h

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