Staff Writer
Fully Remote PETA Foundation
Job Type
Full-time
Description

Position Objectives:

To complete project requests from PETA and PETA Foundation departments and to write articles and letters about animal rights issues for both in-house and external publications


Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

• Create content that is uniquely designed for specific PETA projects and campaigns

• Formulate and produce unique projects, campaigns, and slogans

• Analyze animal rights issues in the news and write letters and PETA blog entries about these issues

• Write articles and copy for PETA's in-house publications 

• Prepare PETA news releases, advisories, and media alerts

• Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor

Requirements

• Degree in a related field or equivalent experience 

• Minimum of one year of professional writing experience, which may include writing for newspapers, magazines, or other publications

• Experience writing for the Web 

• Thorough knowledge of animal rights issues and PETA campaigns

• Proven ability to make sound judgments and work independently 

• Proven ability to meet deadlines while under pressure

• Excellent organizational skills and meticulous attention to detail

• Proven ability to deal with a variety of people in a professional manner

• Demonstrated ability to take initiative and follow-through

• Support for PETA's philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA's positions on issues

• Commitment to the objectives of the organization





 

This position cannot be performed in Colorado.