G/O Media is the publisher of the web's most original media
brands, including Gizmodo, Kotaku, Lifehacker, Deadspin, Jezebel,
Jalopnik, The Root, The Onion and The A.V. Club, and reaches over
120 million unique visitors a month-more than one-third of all
Americans. We connect with the young, diverse audiences that are
shaping our future. Through fearless journalism, provoking comedy,
and high-impact storytelling, we elevate the stories and issues our
readers and viewers are passionate about.
About the Role:
Lifehacker, G/O Media's lifestyle site with 14 million monthly
users, is looking for a staff writer with wide-ranging interests
everything from news-pegged explainers to app reviews, travel tips,
etiquette, food hacks and everything in between.
This is a position for a quick-witted, strong-voiced writer who
is excited to help other people "live their best lives"- but in a
productivity and delight sort of way, rather than as an Oprah
mantra. If you're a know-it-all who loves to debate the finer
points of exactly how to make the perfect scrambled eggs, you will
fit in well with the Lifehacker team.
- Have at least 2 years of experience writing for a fast-paced
- Be capable of turning around stories ranging from news blogs to
longer features at a quick pace;
- Be comfortable working across mediums, including video and
- Be eager to brainstorm about how to expand Lifehacker's
coverage, and to work in a fun, collaborative environment.
Please apply with a resume, cover letter, and answer the
job-specific questions below.
G/O Media is deeply committed to fostering a transparently
inclusive workplace environment and people of color, women, people
with disabilities, veterans and LGBTQ candidates are very strongly
encouraged to apply. Our company-wide mission is to reach very
diverse audiences and so, we are deeply committed to having teams
and leaders that reflect this mission.
This position will be based in New York or remote.
This is a position covered under the collective bargaining
agreement with the WGA-E.