Copy Aide (part time)

7 days left

Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jun 15, 2022
Closes
Jul 06, 2022
Ref
JR-90273684
Hours
Part Time
Application Instructions

Please list all professional experience and explain any gaps in employment history. All of your application materials, which may include PDF files of work samples and/or links to audio, video, photography or graphics, must be uploaded to the field labeled Resume/Cover Letter/Work Samples to be considered for the position.

Job Description

The Washington Post's News Administration department has a part-time opening to work 15 to 30 hours per week as a copy aide. This is an entry-level position in The Post's newsroom. Responsibilities include sorting mail, newspaper distribution, monitoring and servicing printers, shipping via UPS and USPS, assisting staff, interacting with our readers via phone/email and other duties as assigned. The position requires some night and weekend shifts.

The ideal candidate should be punctual and reliable; someone who has strong communication skills and a passion for journalism; and a self-starter who takes direction well and is a strong teammate.

This position will also provide ample opportunities for work experience in areas across the newsroom. Wherever your journalistic interests lie, we endeavor to support the professional goals of each member of our team.

The Post strives to provide its readers with high-quality, trustworthy news and information while constantly innovating. That mission is best served by a diverse, multi-generational workforce with varied life experiences and perspectives. All cultures and backgrounds are welcomed.

This position is based in our Washington newsroom and will not be eligible for remote work.

Candidates should upload a resume and cover letter to our jobs portal, Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled, but those received by 06/30/2022 will be prioritized. Your cover letter should be addressed to Administrative Services Manager Tyler Charwat and Director of Newsroom Operations Jillian Jarrett. All your application materials can be uploaded to the same field.

The Post strives to provide its readers with high-quality, trustworthy news and information while constantly innovating. That mission is best served by a diverse, multi-generational workforce with varied life experiences and perspectives. All cultures and backgrounds are welcomed.

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