Hospitality reporter

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Job Description
As a reporter in Miami - one of the hottest markets in the
country - you will be responsible for quality coverage across all
platforms. We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic reporter
to establish himself/herself as the go-to source on travel/tourism
(hotels, airlines, cruise lines, etc.); restaurants & retail;
conventions & meetings; and gaming & attractions.

Our reporters must marry strong traditional journalism skills -
source building, sharp interviewing techniques, strong analytical
and investigative reporting skills, clear writing, document use -
with online and social media know-how.

A Business Journal reporter is widely recognized as the community's
foremost authority on their assigned beat. Our reporters are
expected to own their beats by breaking important hard news online,
using print and video to tell the story behind the headlines and
providing deeper analysis of newsworthy events.
Duties
? Produce compelling, high-impact breaking news and enterprise
rich in perspective and context.
? Own the beat audience and conversation.
? Build source network relentlessly.
? Work collaboratively with editors, photographers, designers and
others to maximize the impact of stories reported.
Skills
? Ability to work independently and remotely.
? Break news and identify newsworthy events and sources.
? Strong writing, analytical and investigative interviewing
skills.
? Work under deadline pressure and prioritize tasks
appropriately.
? Experience with using social media to source and promote
content.
? Understanding all platforms including print, mobile and
online.
Experience
? Minimum two years of journalism experience with proven ability
in reporting and writing.
? Knowledge of South Florida market preferred.
? Spanish fluency preferred.
Education
? Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.