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As Verizon's media unit, our brands like Yahoo, TechCrunch and HuffPost help people stay informed and entertained, communicate and transact, while creating new ways for advertisers and partners to connect. With technologies like XR, AI, machine-learning, and 5G, we're transforming media for tomorrow, too. We're creators and coders, dreamers and doers creating what's next in content, advertising and technology. Autoblog drives the future of transportation with vehicle news and reviews from our expert staff. Autoblog editors analyze industry trends, drive and review the latest cars, and highlight the newest car-related technology, producing content in the form of written news, videos, photos and social media posts. Responsibilities: Work with a team of editors to deliver great journalism Write a variety of stories, including quick news stories and longer car reviews and features May be called on to write five or more stories per day Topics include industry news, car buying features and more Able to operate a manual transmission Travel may be required to new car launches and auto shows, up to 30 percent of the time Create social content to share on Autoblog and personal channels to build engagement Willingness to embrace occasional work with video and the Autoblog podcast Monitor metrics on a daily basis to ensure performance and identify stories possibilities The ability to edit stories for publication and run the site on occasion An understanding of AP and Autoblog style. Edit, write and process photos in WordPress, Autoblog's content management system Personal Skills: Possess a keen news sense Be highly familiar with the interests and concerns of the automotive audience Be able to collaborate with editors and freelancers Have excellent writing and editing skills, with an eye for video as well as written narrative Be proficient in structuring stories, and be able to spot any holes in them The ability to multitask