Employment

The Daily Caller and The Daily Caller News Foundation are currently hiring for the following positions:

Marketing Associate – The Daily Caller

The Daily Caller is seeking a motivated, proactive, team player to join us for the chance to be a part of a fast-paced and fun startup environment.

The Marketing Associate’s core responsibilities will include managing and growing contact lists, sending out content daily, as well as pushing top stories and exclusives, generating and distributing press releases, responding to reader inquiries and glitch emails, and pitching exclusive interviews to media and hill contacts.

Other responsibilities include support for the Director of Programmatic & Advertising Operations, including working with DFP to input or update ad campaigns and generating reports, as well as building and sending client emails. The role also includes support for the Senior Vice President of Sales, including prospect research and incoming sales requests.

Working closely with management will afford the opportunity to influence big decisions of a growing website with over 15 million unique visitors per month. Other perks include: healthcare, flexible vacation and office outings.

Desired Traits:

– Exceptional oral and written communications skills

– Ability to work in a fast paced environment

– Ability to multitask

– Some knowledge of HTML and DoubleClick for Publishers a plus

– Knowledge of email marketing techniques

Please send resume and cover letter to [email protected]

 

Assistant Office Manager – The Daily Caller

The Daily Caller is seeking an Assistant Office Manager to help promote seamless operations in a fast-paced work environment in Washington, D.C.

The Assistant Office Manager’s primary responsibilities will include supporting the Director of Operations, as well as multiple facts of the company, including but not limited to human resources, accounting, marketing and sales, scheduling and office management. Administrative experience is preferred.

Desired Traits:

– Exceptional oral and written communications skills

– Ability to work in a fast paced environment

– Ability to multitask and balance many responsibilities

– Must be highly organized

This is a fun and exciting job in a great industry, and anyone up for the challenge is encouraged to apply. Salary is commensurate on experience. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to [email protected]

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Video Editor – The Daily Caller

Do you love politics, memes and montages?  Do you want to make viral politics videos to broadcast to our millions of Facebook viewers? Then we have the job for you.

The Daily Caller  is seeking a whip-smart, lightning-fast video editor who can churn out thousands of hours of entertainment. The job entails managing content on one of the country’s most-read news sites from our Washington, D.C. headquarters.

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR:

  • Basic experience with video/audio production
  • Operational knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite — Premiere, Photoshop and After Effects
  • Ability to operate in a deadline-heavy news environment 
  • Familiarity with the current political landscape
  • Rapidly deploying to real news events at a moment’s notice, camera in hand.

The perfect candidate will be great at capturing video, efficient at editing it, a whiz with social media — including the emerging stuff — and not a moron.  You should be a comic, an artist, a techie and a news junkie.

Alongside joining an enthusiastic, dedicated and growing team, perks include great health care, flexible vacation time, and an in-house office bar where staff eat lunch and grab beers after work. Softball and bar game skills a plus.

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to: richie@dailycaller.com[email protected][email protected]

Reporter – The Smoke Room

The Smoke Room (http://smokeroom.com/) is looking for a highly motivated individual to cover a variety of topics, including sports, culture, entertainment, and politics in a unique way. Individuals should have highly entertaining or contrarian opinion or take on several different subjects.
The Smoke Room is not looking for another run of the mill writer who thinks the Kardashians are the greatest thing to ever happen to America. If you want to fawn over celebrities or simply report straight news then this is not the job for you.
However, if you love college football, cold beer, love war movies and think political correctness is ruining the great things about America then we could have a place for you.
If you are interested please send a cover letter, resume and one piece about a current event with your unique take on the situation to Hookstead@Dailycaller.com.

Entertainment Reporter – The Daily Caller

The Daily Caller is looking for an entertainment reporter.

Applicants must have a great sense of humor and an appetite for irreverent coverage of all things entertainment.

If you can break down celebrity feuds in scintillating detail, whip together a slideshow of the fittest bikini models in the world, and rip apart an award show like a bag of Flamin’ Hot Cheetos, this is the right job for you.

Understanding what makes something explode on social media is essential. You will be judged and celebrated based on the traffic you bring in.

Additionally, our entertainment reporters are expected to be lightning fast, yet careful, content creators.

Your work will be featured on both The Daily Caller and our world famous, entertainment-only sister site — The Smoke Room.

Experience covering entertainment news and/or gossip is preferred.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and any relevant clips to The Daily Caller’s editor, Vince Coglianese ([email protected]).

The Daily Caller News Foundation

Daily Caller News Foundation Fellowship

The Daily Caller News Foundation is seeking a policy reporter to break news on important issues in America and the world.

The job entails reporting for one of the country’s most-read news sites from our Washington, D.C. headquarters. Beats include business, defense, labor, abortion, energy, politics, education, foreign affairs, drug policy, immigration, regulation, Washington, the environment, criminalization, religious liberty and others.

The ideal candidate will be a strong writer with keen research skills and the ability to effectively communicate complex policy. The candidate must also have excellent news judgment, with an eye for what stories will draw incredible amounts of public interest. The reporting fellowship is two-years long, and reporters will attend weekly dinners with leaders from around Washington and the country to learn the skills necessary to succeed in journalism.

Alongside joining an enthusiastic, dedicated and growing team, perks include great health care, flexible vacation time, and an in-house office bar where staff eat lunch and grab beers after work. Softball and bar-game skills a plus.

Founded by Tucker Carlson, a 25-year veteran of print and broadcast media, and Neil Patel, former chief policy adviser to Vice President Dick Cheney, The Daily Caller News Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit providing original investigative reporting from a team of professional reporters that operates for the public benefit.

Located in downtown Washington, D.C., TheDCNF is easily accessible from four Metro lines. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:

Christopher Bedford, Editor in Chief

[email protected]

Daily Caller News Foundation Fact Check Reporter

The Daily Caller News Foundation is accepting resumes for a full-time fact check reporter to work out of our Washington, D.C. headquarters. TheDCNF fact check team finds and evaluates the false, misleading and sometimes surprising claims made by political figures.

A candidate for this role should have strong research skills, broad knowledge of U.S. policy and politics and the ability to write clearly and concisely. He or she must also have excellent attention to detail and a desire to consider issues from both sides.

Alongside joining an enthusiastic, dedicated and growing team, perks include great health care, flexible vacation time and an in-house office bar where staff eat lunch and grab beers after work.

Founded by Tucker Carlson, a 25-year veteran of print and broadcast media, and Neil Patel, former chief policy adviser to Vice President Dick Cheney, TheDCNF is a 501(c)(3) non-profit providing original investigative reporting from a team of professional reporters that operates for the public benefit.

Located in downtown Washington, D.C., TheDCNF is easily accessible from four Metro lines. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:

David Sivak, Fact Check Editor

[email protected]n.org

Daily Caller News Foundation Investigative Energy Reporter (Video, Print)

The Daily Caller News Foundation is seeking an energy policy reporter to break news on this crucial issue in the United States.

The job entails reporting for one of the country’s most-read news sites from our Washington, D.C. headquarters, and from state capitals and rural production areas around the country. Required reporting includes written and on-camera.

The ideal candidate will be a strong writer with keen research skills, a strong knowledge of energy markets and regulation, and the ability to effectively communicate both complex policy and human stories. The candidate must also have excellent news judgment, with an eye for what stories will draw incredible amounts of public interest. Candidates must have experience in writing, video, production, and in on-camera interviews for outside stations. The base is Washington, D.C., but the flexibility to travel is necessary.

Alongside joining an enthusiastic, dedicated and growing team, perks include great health care, flexible vacation time, and an in-house office bar where staff eat lunch and grab beers after work. Softball and bar-game skills a plus.

Founded by Tucker Carlson, a 25-year veteran of print and broadcast media, and Neil Patel, former chief policy adviser to Vice President Dick Cheney, The Daily Caller News Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit providing original investigative reporting from a team of professional reporters that operates for the public benefit.

Located in downtown Washington, D.C., TheDCNF is easily accessible from four Metro lines. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:

Christopher Bedford, Editor in Chief

[email protected]

Daily Caller News Foundation Tech Reporter

The Daily Caller News Foundation is seeking a tech policy reporter to break news on technology, including the FCC, internet freedom, individual privacy, the confluence of powerful multi-nationals and government, and recent bipartisan resistance to Silicon Valley.

The job entails reporting for one of the country’s most-read news sites from our Washington, D.C. headquarters.

The ideal candidate will be a strong writer and aggressive reporter with keen research skills, a knowledge of tech policy, and the ability to effectively communicate complex policy. The candidate must also have excellent news judgment, with an eye for what stories will draw incredible amounts of public interest, and for upcoming shifts in tech news and how it will be received.

Alongside joining an enthusiastic, dedicated and growing team, perks include great health care, flexible vacation time, and an in-house office bar where staff eat lunch and grab beers after work. Tag football skills a plus.

Founded by Tucker Carlson, a 25-year veteran of print and broadcast media, and Neil Patel, former chief policy adviser to Vice President DickCheney, The Daily Caller News Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit providing original investigative reporting from a team of professional reporters that operates for the public benefit.

Located in downtown Washington, D.C., TheDCNF is easily accessible from four Metro lines. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:

Christopher Bedford, Editor in Chief

[email protected]

Daily Caller News Foundation Editor

The Daily Caller News Foundation is accepting resumes for a full-time editor. The job entails managing content on one of the country’s leading news foundations from our Washington, D.C. headquarters.

The candidate must be a speedy and competent copy editor, with an understanding of AP style, capable of editing news stories for both accuracy and readability.

The candidate must have excellent news judgment, with an eye for what stories will draw incredible amounts of interest. He or she must also know how to optimize content to attract visitors from a variety of sources — including search engines and social media.

The candidate should have a strong knowledge of U.S. policy and politics, in addition to having a great eye for viral content.

The candidate must be extremely clever and love packaging stories, with hilarious and/or clickable headlines and stunning photos.

The candidate will also be expected to occasionally write and report interesting news stories in a clear and concise manner. Most importantly, the candidate should enjoy working in an irreverent and fast-moving atmosphere.

At least two years of professional journalism experience is preferred, but not required.

Alongside joining an enthusiastic, dedicated and growing team, perks include great health care, flexible vacation time, and an in-house office bar where staff eat lunch and grab beers after work. Softball and bar-game skills a plus.

Founded by Tucker Carlson, a 25-year veteran of print and broadcast media, and Neil Patel, former chief policy adviser to Vice President DickCheney, The Daily Caller News Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit providing original investigative reporting from a team of professional reporters that operates for the public benefit.

Located in downtown Washington, D.C., TheDCNF is easily accessible from four Metro lines. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:

Christopher Bedford, Editor in Chief

[email protected]

Video Editor – The Daily Caller News Foundation

Do you have 640,000 great ideas for viral politics videos and want to drink beer at work? Then we have the job for you.

The Daily Caller News Foundation is seeking a whip-smart, lightning-fast video editor who can churn out thousands of hours of entertainment.

The job entails managing content on one of the country’s most-read news sites from our Washington, D.C. headquarters.

Duties include:

1) Making The Daily Caller News Foundation ridiculously Facebook-famous.

2) Rapidly deploying to real news events at a moment’s notice, camera in hand.

3) Handling the technical aspects of media.

The perfect candidate will be great at capturing video, efficient at editing it, a whiz with social media — including the emerging stuff — and not a moron.

You should be a comic, an artist, a techie and a news junkie.

Alongside joining an enthusiastic, dedicated and growing team, perks include great health care, flexible vacation time, and an in-house office bar where staff eat lunch and grab beers after work. Softball and bar game skills a plus.

Founded by Tucker Carlson, a 25-year veteran of print and broadcast media, and Neil Patel, former chief policy adviser to Vice President Dick Cheney, The Daily Caller News Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit providing original investigative reporting from a team of professional reporters that operates for the public benefit.

Located in downtown Washington, D.C., TheDCNF is easily accessible from four Metro lines. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:

Christopher Bedford, Editor in Chief
[email protected]

Daily Caller News Foundation Internship

The Daily Caller News Foundation, a 24-hour online news foundation founded by Tucker Carlson and Neil Patel, is seeking journalism and development interns who are interested in a fast-paced, exciting workplace that values motivation and innovation.

As an intern at TheDCNF, you will be involved with all facets of the news, including producing original pieces. Interns will also be assigned work as needed, including conducting electronic research, filing FOIAs, and other tasks.

We are looking for bright and focused individuals who are seriously interested in a career in journalism or fundraising, can work within deadlines, and are dedicated to the integrity and growth of the foundation.

Every aspect of our company is hands-on. Whether its writings stories, creating movies, or working with our development team, you will have the opportunity to pursue your professional interests.

Requirements:

Interns must be: Hard working and motivated – Knowledgeable about politics – Able to successfully handle multiple tasks at once – Exceptional writers – Creative and resourceful – Detail-oriented – Able to work under pressure.

Experience with WordPress is a plus.

Located in downtown Washington, D.C., TheDCNF is easily accessible from four Metro lines. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:

Christopher Bedford, Editor in Chief
[email protected]

Internship Opportunities

We offer internship opportunities during the fall and spring semesters, as well as throughout the summer. If you are interested in interning with us, please send a cover letter, resume and writing samples to [email protected]

The Daily Caller is always looking for great journalists. Don’t have experience? No big. We prefer people who aren’t corrupted by the press. (We’ll even take on recovering MSMrs, if you’ve got what it takes.)

For other employment inquiries, please send cover letter and resume to [email protected].