Check Your Fact is accepting resumes for a full-time fact check reporter to work out of our Washington, D.C. headquarters. The fact check team finds and evaluates the false, misleading and sometimes surprising claims made by political figures, as well as the many claims that rocket across social media every day.
A candidate for this role should have strong research skills, broad knowledge of U.S. policy and politics and the ability to write clearly and concisely. He or she must also have excellent attention to detail and a desire to consider issues from both sides.
Alongside joining an enthusiastic, dedicated and growing team, perks include great health care, flexible vacation time and an in-house office bar where staff eat lunch and grab beers after work.
Located in downtown Washington, D.C., the office is easily accessible from four Metro lines.
Salary is commensurate with experience. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:
Aislinn Murphy, Fact Check Editor