The VR Job Hub: Staff Writer at VRFocus

VRFocus is hiring!

At VRFocus we aim to consistently deliver the latest news, highest quality features and impactful video content to a global audience. Dedicated to the virtual reality (VR) space, VRFocus is a media outlet with a wide-ranging audience covering both consumer and industry focused news and events. The team is looking to expand with a new Staff Writer who thinks they’ve got what it takes to report on this exciting and fast-paced industry.

VRFocus Staff Writer

Covering the latest VR and AR news from around the world, VRFocus is looking to add a Staff Writer to the team who lives and breathes the latest tech. The role requires a solid understanding of technology, from computers and smartphones to the latest software and videogames.

Experience writing news, long-form features and opinion pieces is a must, with an eye for a great headline and story. Most of the time work will be remote, however, some travel may be required as part of the role.

Responsibilities:

  • Writing and creating news and features
  • Conducting interviews
  • Discovery and dissemination of breaking news
  • Staying up to date on the latest VR/AR advancements
  • Writing features on trending topics
  • Supporting the team for major events
  • Attending relevant events

Key Requirements:

  • Minimum 1 years’ experience in an online news writing role
  • Degree in journalism or related subject is preferred but not essential
  • Passionate about technology
  • Knowledge of both the videogame and VR industries a bonus
  • Able to work within a tight-knit team
  • Understanding of social media as a traffic driver
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Image editing (e.g. Photoshop) advantageous

To apply for this role e-mail a covering letter, CV and work examples tokjoyce@vrfocus.com

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