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Reporter

Job Summary

The Tribune-Review/TribLIVE.com is seeking a seasoned reporter to join our team of award-winning journalists in Western Pennsylvania. The successful candidate will be a curious and aggressive reporter who thoughtfully analyzes complex issues and produces watchdog journalism that leads to change.

We are looking for an ambitious reporter who is adept at using digital reporting tools and knowledgeable about accessing public records. The candidate should be a self-starter with excellent news judgment and the ability to report on multiple coverage areas, from education and health care to state and local government. The reporter should feel at ease covering a press conference or interviewing state and national political figures and business leaders.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

Pitch and produce a variety of content ranging from breaking news to long-term, in-depth enterprise stories.
Develop sources to help break news and add depth to coverage.
Engage with readers on social media platforms and use digital and tools to identify story leads and sources.
Utilize data skills and data resources to bring depth and clarity to the content produced.
Work closely with colleagues to coordinate graphics, photos, and videos.

Requirements:

A bachelor’s degree in journalism or a related field.
Minimum of 5 years of daily journalism experience.
Experience in watchdog and accountability journalism.
Ability to write clearly and accurately on multiple platforms and on deadline.
Strong command of grammar and AP style.
Experience with investigative reporting methods including filing public records requests and searching databases.
A competitive nature, collaborative spirit and passion for news.
Interested candidates should click here to apply. A cover letter and at least three samples of your work are required.

Trib Total Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all qualified candidates to apply.

Details

Organization: Tribune-Review
Location: Tarentum, PA PA US
Date Posted: November 15, 2021
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