Junior News Reporter
Title: Jr. News Reporter
Duration: 9 months
Required Experience: 1-4 years reporting and writing
Description: The role will be responsible for writing high-quality articles about job search, career and professional topics. The person in this role will have journalistic reporting and writing experience. This person will be responsible for reporting and writing clear, original, high-quality, and search-engine-optimized (SEO) articles about pre-determined topics. The person will be able to self-manage their time and complete articles in a timely and efficient manner. Serving more than 822 million members worldwide with trusted and quality curated content, you will support the world’s professionals by bringing them the news and insights they need to grow their careers. The ideal team members have journalism experience and are proactive, motivated and deadline-driven with a global perspective. They should thrive in a fast-paced and changing environment.
Works with editors to deliver high-quality, clear, thorough and informative articles about job search, career and other professional topics
Research, book and interview credible and trusted sources to be included in articles
Write clear, flowing, original, high-quality and SEO-friendly articles, including headlines
Write meta-data for the article and alt-text for images
Write short-form share copy based on full article
Enures articles meet editorial guidelines
Works with editors to complete articles with visual elements, including photos and videos
Address feedback and concerns from editors about articles and content
Ensure that completed and high-quality articles are delivered efficiently throughout the week
Experience with reporting and writing
A skilled and clear writer
Experience in news fact-checking
A well-developed sense of urgency and follow-through
Demonstrated capacity for critical thinking and analysis.
Strong attention to detail
Ability to work flexibly and to exercise good judgment in a high-pressure environment
Superior time management skills and ability to meet deadlines with minimum supervision
Competency using Microsoft Office (Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, Word), GoogleDocs and other general software.
Fluent in professional English.
Tech Skills: Microsoft Office, Google Documents
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