News Reporter

News Reporter

Synergis

Sunnyvale, CA

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Title: News Reporter

Duration: 9 Month Contract

Location: Remote

 

Description: The role will be responsible for writing high-quality News articles about job search, career and professional topics. The person in this role will have several years of 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.  
 

News Reporter Responsibilities: 

  • 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
  • Ensures articles meet organization 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
     

News Reporter Experience and Skills Required:   

  • 3-4 years of experience required
  • Fluent in professional English. 
  • Tech Skills: Microsoft Office, Google Documents

 

News Reporter Preferred Qualifications: 

  • 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
  • Familiarity with target audience
  • English fluency
  • Competency using Microsoft Office (Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, Word), GoogleDocs and other general software

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About Synergis

Our digital world has accelerated the need for businesses to build IT ecosystems that enable growth and innovation along with enhancing the Total experience (TX). Synergis partners with our clients at the intersection of talent and transformation to scale their balanced teams of tech, digital and creative professionals.

Synergis is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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