MediaNews Group, Inc.

Reporter

Job Locations US-CO-Boulder
Posted Date 1 month ago(9/1/2020 6:15 PM)
Requisition ID
2020-2592
Time Type
Full-Time
Employment Type
Regular

 

Media news group

Overview

Prairie Mountain Media, a subsidiary of MediaNews Group, is seeking a 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

  • Cover news stories in Longmont and be able to tell news stories and possess a unique journalistic voice.
  • Be versatile, as stories will cover a variety of topics from government to neighborhoods to breaking news to community events.
  • Be proficient in taking his/her own photos and producing their own videos.
  • Be able to write, take photos and produce videos on deadline and in a fast paced environment.
  • Along with producing stories that are assigned, be able to pitch story ideas on a regular basis.
  • Research and develop stories to the utmost accuracy.
  • Develop a social media presence as the go-to person for Longmont news, both in daily and enterprise story format.
  • Curate and write a daily newsletter.

Qualifications

  • Fluency in Spanish as a speaker and writer.
  • 3-5 years of experience as a reporter, ideally who is a master of AP Style and will help cultivate a strong audience, both online and in the community.
  • Degree in journalism, communication or equivalent experience.
  • Relevant experience in news reporting and writing, using social media, creating enterprising content.
  • Well-versed in social media, search-engine optimization and will cultivate fresh ideas to bring to the Times-Call and its sister newspapers.
  • Must work well under deadline pressure.
  • Understand imperatives of emerging and existing platforms, including web, mobile and print.

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