Overview of Summit:
Summit designs experiences that educate, connect and inspire. We gather entrepreneurs, artists, non-profit founders, neuroscientists, musicians, global explorers, humble innovators, and diverse thinkers from around the world to develop positive, impactful relationships around dynamic shared experiences. Summit hosts an annual invitation-only event that assembles leaders who are disrupting their respective industries to form friendships and inspire one another to achieve personal, professional and altruistic goals.
Summit is launching a newsletter and other content initiatives with the intention of highlighting individuals within the community and keeping the Summit community informed on events and programming releases. Our staff writers will help interview community members, inform editorial style and pitch story ideas.
You will be responsible for creating original online editorial pieces for Summit. This is a full- or part-time writer/reporter position.
Reach out to contacts, with the help of the Summit marketing team, to interview members or partners, or cover events that are part of the Summit community.
Seek out story ideas, write articles and work with the Summit editors and collect relevant photos for the articles.
Willingness to juggle short/quick writing projects with longer, deeply-reported features
Superb communication skills and ability to gracefully respond to edits and feedback on stories from editors
At least 1–2 years of journalism experience at a national digital publication or comparable freelance experience
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree preferred