Rest of World seeks fact-checking lead [US]

Posted on Sep 4, 2023 in Combating Mis- and Disinformation

Experienced editors can apply for this position based in New York.

Rest of World is hiring a fact-checking lead to fact-check longform features and enterprise pieces.

The fact-checking lead will create a fact-checking guide for the publication and help train Rest of World’s editors, reporters, and regular contributing reporters around the world on best practices.

Applicants must have at least five to seven years of experience fact-checking for a digital, print or magazine publication. Experience working with international stories is a plus.

This is a part-time contract role with a monthly pay of US$5,500.

The deadline is Sept. 22.