MediaNews Group, Inc.

  • Reporter

    Job Locations US-NY-Oneida
    Posted Date 1 week ago(11/8/2019 4:33 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2019-2336
    Time Type
    Full-Time
    Employment Type
    Regular
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    Media news group

    Overview

    The Oneida Daily Dispatch, a subsidiary of MediaNews Group, is seeking a Multimedia Reporter to join the team!  MediaNews Group offers news reporting and third party advertising and marketing opportunities through its multi-platform products which include: web, mobile, tablet, and print.  We are one of the largest media groups in the U.S., serving high-value audiences and connecting advertisers to them. MNG publishes award-winning content (49 Pulitzers) that amasses and engages a nationwide audience via 800 multi-media platforms including web, mobile, social, and print.  We are transforming the news industry. #LI-RL1

    Responsibilities

    We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate with the ability to travel and report on a wide variety of stories, proficient in multimedia and the use of social media.

     

    • Candidate will cover news stories in Oneida and Madison counties.

    • Versatility is a must, as stories will cover a wide variety of topics, from city and county government to community events.

    • Candidate must be proficient in taking his/her own photos and producing own videos and must be able to write, take photos and produce videos on deadline.

    • Candidate must be willing to work Saturdays.

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s or Associate's degree (with comparable experience) in journalism or related field.

    • Experience in reporting breaking news, politics, features, or enterprise is preferred.

    • Experience in both photography and video, and a willingness to experiment with new storytelling tools and social media approaches.

    • Strong writing across a variety of story types.

    • A mindset to put the reader first.

    • Some experience in copy editing a bonus.

    • Curiosity is a must.

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