Digital Reporter -- National Content Team

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Job Description
ACBJ's National News Desk is looking for a top-notch digital
journalist who knows how to drive page views without giving in to
click-bait strategies. We need someone who understands the lively
side of business news - the hot trends, big-name companies,
celebrity-level executives, expensive homes, gazillion-dollar deals
- and wants to tell those stories.
The ideal candidate is energized by a collaborative, fast-paced
environment where constant conversation about trends and metrics
drives the coverage.
This is a 6-month position, with the potential to turn into a
full-time opportunity.
Duties
? Pitch and produce a high-volume of digital stories a day that
drive significant engagement for ACBJ and its 43 newsrooms.
? Complement coverage with visual storytelling elements -
slideshows, videos, infographics - for use across digital
platforms.
Skills
? Able to report and write thorough, accurate stories
quickly
? Comfortable interacting with editors in person and by phone
? Must be a voracious consumer of news
? Adept at using social media to source and extend the reach of
stories
Experience
Reporting for digital media required; business journalism
experience a plus
Solid understanding of news writing and journalistic ethics
Education
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

To apply, send a resume, cover letter and three clips to Beth Hunt,
director of editorial recruiting and development