Quick Take: Axios is a growth-stage startup dedicated to providing trustworthy, award-winning news content in an audience-first format. We’re hiring a freelance journalist to support our Health Care team.
Why it Matters: Our freelance health care reporter will contribute to our daily Vitals newsletter and collaborate closely with other health care team members as well as Axios journalists across other beats to keep our readers informed.
The Details: Ideal candidates will embody an entrepreneurial spirit and passion for Axios’ mission. Candidates must demonstrate the ability to break stories, spot trends for longer-range coverage, and convey contextual meaning to developments on the beat. Ideal candidates will also have the following skills:
4+ years of journalism/reporting experience
A deep understanding of the health care industry and how it intersects with policy, business, science and technology
Experience covering health care for a news organization
A belief in and willingness to adopt Smart Brevity
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.