Future Correspondent

Axios, Arlington, VA

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1 Big Thing: Axios is a new digital media company that gets you smarter, faster with news that matters. We're hiring a seasoned journalist to author our Future newsletter and lead our coverage of this vertical.

Why it Matters: Axios Future narrates, illuminates and synthesizes the tectonic changes that are disrupting, reshaping and rewiring the worlds of business, education and daily life. Our coverage is built on our architecture of Smart Brevity, and driven by the great collisions of our time — business, tech, media, politics and science. Future is the epicenter of all of them.

Go Deeper: The Future Correspondent will have the following responsibilities:

  • Covering Axios Future in all its manifestation, including a twice-weekly newsletter, daily news stories, live events and more
  • Knowledge and deep curiosity around the following topical areas: 
    • The future of work (automation and the resulting worker and employer anxiety) 
    • Emerging technologies (AI, Robotics, VR/AR)
    • Geopolitical trends (U.S. relationship with China)
  • Moderating panels, appearing on Axios on HBO, and making live TV appearances
  • Closely collaborating with other Axios reporters

Don’t forget: 

  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance (100% paid for individuals, 75% for families)
  • Primary caregiver 12-week paid leave
  • 401K
  • Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays
  • Company equity
  • Commuter and cell phone benefit
  • A commitment to an open, inclusive, and diverse work culture
  • Annual learning and development stipend

About Axios

About Axios Our mission We are a new media company delivering vital, trustworthy news and analysis in the most efficient, illuminating and shareable ways possible. We offer a mix of original and smartly narrated coverage of media trends, tech, business and politics with expertise, voice AND smart brevity — on a new and innovative mobile platform. At Axios — the Greek word for worthy — we provide only content worthy of people’s time, attention and trust.

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