Insider is hiring a fellow to cover business news on West Coast hours.

The fellow would join a team covering the most compelling and impactful business stories of the day across a variety of industries including tech, retail, and transportation. 

The fellow would write about major companies including Amazon, Meta, Tesla, Apple, and more. Fellows may also write about travel, real estate, business personalities, innovations like 3D-printed homes, and the latest trends emerging on TikTok. They will spend their time doing meaningful work: researching, writing, pitching, and interviewing. Reporters may also pitch travel assignments, though travel is not required as a condition of employment. 

This fellowship starts in winter 2023. We are accepting and reviewing applications on a rolling basis. Apply here with your resume/CV and cover letter in a SINGLE PDF if this sounds like your dream job.

All our editorial fellows should have:

  • Experience reporting and writing (school publications are great)
  • A passion for digital storytelling and voracious reading habits
  • Familiarity with digital and social media
  • Ability to work quickly and collaboratively with a fast-paced team
  • Light HTML and/or Photoshop experience
  • Solid proofreading and copyediting skills

Additionally, for this team, we’re looking for someone with the following:

  • An interest in covering the most compelling news from the world’s biggest companies
  • A keen eye for impactful and potentially market-moving corporate news
  • A broad knowledge base spanning multiple industries and company types
  • A fundamental understanding of how corporations conduct business and grow
  • A nose for identifying any developments that seem unusual and out-of-the-ordinary
  • Speed, close attention to detail and accuracy, and clean copy

If this sounds like your dream job, apply here with your resume and cover letter explaining why you are the perfect fit for this role.

The Insider Fellowship Program is for early career journalists who want to spend six months learning from a newsroom full of passionate, dedicated journalists. Fellows are assigned to teams and become experts in digital storytelling. They produce real work that is distributed to our audience of millions, and by the end of six months are prepared for the next phase of their journalism careers. 

Please note: The paid fellowship requires that you work remotely, preferably full-time at 40 hours a week, for six months beginning in January 2023.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Fellows are paid $20 per hour (overtime when needed and approved)
  • PTO and paid holidays
  • Eligible for medical, dental, and vision benefits on 91st day of employment

For more information on the Insider Fellowship Program, see

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Are you passionate about this opportunity, but worried that you don’t have 100% of the experience we’re looking for? We still want to hear from you! Apply online and let us know why you would make a great addition to the Insider community.

About Us: Insider Inc. is the global media company behind Insider and an ever-growing family of brands. Our mission is to inform and inspire the digital generation and become the most influential journalism brand in the world. We reach an audience of more than 375 million users with our stories, which command attention and inspire action.
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Insider Inc supports a distributed workforce that allows for varied work locations. Many roles are eligible for 100% remote or hybrid remote/office work unless otherwise noted.

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