Reporter for Specialty Biotech Newsletter, GenomeWeb LLC
Full-time, Financial District
GenomeWeb News is looking for an experienced journalist to edit a new online newsletter covering PCR and other nucleic acid amplification technologies.
WHO WE WANT: A motivated reporter who can uncover scoops and build an audience for this new publication, which is focused on a key underlying technology for biotechnology research, diagnostics, and drug discovery. This beat will require a mix of science, technology, and business reporting, so applicants should have experience filing stories under deadline in at least one of those areas. Some familiarity with PCR and its applications is strongly desirable.
WHAT YOU’LL DO: Cover the companies and organizations that develop, sell, and use instruments and reagents for PCR and other nucleic acid amplification technologies. You will be filing breaking news in real time as well as longer enterprise pieces on a rolling deadline.
WHAT WE OFFER: A competitive salary, 401(k), health and dental, and a fun, collegial newsroom populated by reporters and editors passionate about their beats.
WHO WE ARE: GenomeWeb (www.genomeweb.com) is the largest and best-known independent news service that covers the burgeoning genomics segment of biotechnology. We publish nine specialty-focused newsletters, a daily online news service, and a monthly magazine. Based in lower Manhattan, we offer a small company environment with a focus on quality, high-value content.
Contact Bernadette Toner, email@example.com