News Brief

Opportunity strikes at Inman: We’re hiring a senior reporter

This is a transformational time in real estate

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Real estate agents and brokers around the world turn to Inman first for accurate, innovative and timely information about the industry. Known for its award-winning journalism, cutting-edge technology coverage, in-depth educational opportunities, and forward-thinking events, Inman is the industry’s leading source of real estate information.

The senior reporter will help us make the site a daily must-read, breaking news, crafting enterprise pieces, and finding new ways to engage our audience of agents, brokers, technology professionals, and consumers. This is a transformational time in real estate, with new technologies, business models, and economic forces changing the way people think about buying, selling, and living in homes. The senior reporter will be a key voice as we tell the story of this foundational change over the coming months and years.

The position is full-time and remote (we’re fully distributed). It reports to the managing editor.

Key responsibilities

  • File 5-10 pieces each week
  • Pitch smart, engaging stories
  • Drive traffic through story selection and smart social tie-ins
  • Develop a deep understanding of the real estate industry
  • Cultivate and maintain industry sources
  • Explore new possible coverage categories
  • Contribute to staff conversations on site direction and coverage
  • Engage readers on-site and through our social channels
  • Contribute to event content

Key skills and knowledge

  • 5+ years of digital reporting experience
  • Experience in real estate reporting a plus
  • Excellent reporting and writing skills, and the ability to write and edit quickly
  • Experience with video a plus
  • A critical eye for fair coverage
  • A knack for telling stories in a relatable and compelling way
  • Demonstrated social media presence
  • Readiness to write short or longform
  • The skill set and personality to handle remote work
  • Facility with business and finance concepts

Interested applicants should follow up with a resume and clips to caroline@inman.com.

Inman is an equal opportunity employer committed to building an inclusive workplace environment.