News Desk Specialist

News writer

About Cityscope

Cityscope is a local news and information platform committed to deliver engaging and fact-based content in an effort to promote open dialogue among citizens. Our mission is to get communities together by - throwing light on local issues, spreading awareness about things that matter, curating regional resources and experiences as well as enabling commerce.

We believe that knowledge holds immense power and media outlets that focus on quality will go a long way in shaping responsible and informed citizens. And this is exactly what we are aspiring to do.

Details about the role:

  • ● Identify and curate the top news stories across various sections, such as regional, politics, business/finance, international, features and so on
  • ● Write and edit copies in a clean and balanced way under time constraints
  • ● Respond quickly to news and other trending events
  • ● Manage aspects of production, such as sourcing images and social media
  • elements w.r.t the news

  • ● Upload news briefs as well as short news-related articles on a daily basis
  • ● Publish news bytes on social media in appropriate formats
  • What we are looking for:

  • ● Well-informed, enthusiastic and talented individual
  • ● News junkie who loves to keep up with events and happenings
  • ● Impeccable writing and editing skills
  • ● Knowledge of news feeds and wires
  • ● At least 2 years of editorial experience with a reputable news organisation,
  • preferably on the desk

  • ● Ability to express in the form of short, crisp copies
  • What you will get:

  • ● A fulfilling experience with all the resources to give your best
  • ● A competitive compensation that matches up to the industry standards
  • ● Subscription to a wellness or mindfulness app of your choice
  • We would love for you to bring your rawness and originality to work.

Please reach out with:

  • ● Your writing samples and work
  • ● CV with all the details about your skills and experience
  • Please reach out to manit@analog.ventures for any feedback or questions. Looking forward to hearing from you.