Reporter job description
Reporter responsibilities include:
Collecting, verifying and analyzing thoroughly newsworthy information Assembling findings into a stable story Writing and delivering news stories with the reader’s perspective in mind
We are looking for a passionate Reporter to participate in the creative cycle of a news story by investigating and writing rich and unbiased “scoops”. Responsibilities
Collect, verify and analyze thoroughly newsworthy information Assemble findings into a stable story Write and deliver news stories with the reader’s perspective in mind Publish or broadcast news stories Receive assignments or investigate news leads/tips Abide by journalism’s ethics and codes Contact, interview and research sources Maintain notes and audio recordings Cooperate with reporters, chief editor, producers etc Stay up-to-date with the latest current events in the “beat” by studying papers, attending events etc.
Proven working experience as a Reporter Portfolio of published articles or newscasts Ability to gather, write and edit news Broad knowledge of headlines Computer proficiency (MS Office, digital editing, web search, databases) Excellent communication, lobbying and active listening skills Integrity and morality BS degree in journalism or mass communications