Report stories using interviews, source documents, social media and original research.
Work closely with graphic, photo and video teams to optimize and produce content.
Perform any other duties that may be assigned.
Has good command of spelling, grammar and inverted pyramid newswriting.
Understands reporting ethics and news sourcing.
Demonstrates strong news judgment.
Excels in a fast-paced news environment and understands the rudiments of digital news publishing.
Is comfortable using social media, such as Twitter, Facebook and Periscope, to enhance reporting and promote stories.
Understand multi-platform delivery.
Comfortable with working weekends and nights as needed.
Is willing to travel at the last minute to cover breaking news events.
Has good working knowledge of content management system with emphasis on wordpress.
At least 2 years’ experience of news reporting with a recognised news medium, preferably an online news publisher.
Method of Application
Applicants should Send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org