News Analyst/NewsBusters Writer

In a timely daily fashion, identify and expose liberal media bias as it occurs in network news, cable, Web and print outlets; analyzing and writing about it for the MRC’s NewsBusters blog and social media outlets, particularly Twitter.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Candidates should be well-versed on the political process, regularly following the news of the day and thus able to recognize biased journalism. Ideally, those interested in this position are familiar with the cable news channels and major online news sources.

Candidates should be adept at identifying media misdeeds which will resonate with our audience, be able to quickly absorb, document and explain the bad journalistic behavior, and work independently to produce succinct and well-written posts in a timely manner. Must be able to use video software. NewsBusters writers will also be trusted to recognize contrasts to past coverage, offer ideas for how to best discredit the media and assist with research tasks for studies.

Send resume and cover letter to Brent Baker, VP for research and publications: bbaker@mrc.org

Required Experience & Education:

Nighttime and weekend hours should be expected. Staff works at the MRC’s offices in Reston, Virginia. This is usually an entry-level position with commensurate compensation. Top health and benefits package.

Job Post Date:

20th Sep, 2021

Department:

News Analysis Division

Job Type:

Full-time

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