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 Sports Reporter - Gannett, Virginia, United States

   
Job information
Posted by: Gannett 
Hiring entity type: Other 
Work authorization: Existing work authorization required for United States
Position type: Direct Hire, Full-Time 
Compensation: ******
Benefits: See below
Relocation: Not specified 
Position functions: Publishing
 
Travel: Unspecified 
Accept candidates: from anywhere 
Languages: English - Fluent
 
Minimum education: See below 
Minimum years experience: See below 
Resumes accepted in: English
Cover letter: No cover letter requested
Job code: GtNiW2JSTIkeP9P3orWsKgUdTVtNH4 / Latpro-3788788 
Date posted: Apr-28-2021
State, Zip: Virginia, 22107

Description

Req #15531

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a subscription-led and digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to empowering communities to thrive. With an unmatched reach at the national and local level, Gannett touches the lives of millions with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services.

Our current portfolio of media assets includes USA TODAY, local media organizations in 46 states in the U.S., and Newsquest, a wholly owned subsidiary operating in the United Kingdom with more than 120 local news media brands. Gannett also owns the digital marketing services companies ReachLocal, Inc., UpCurve, Inc., and WordStream, Inc., which are marketed under the LOCALiQ brand, and runs the largest media-owned events business in the U.S., USA TODAY NETWORK Ventures.

To connect with us, visit www.gannett.com.

IndyStar,part of the Gannett Inc. and the USA TODAY NETWORK,is seeking a reporter to help cover a key beat in Indiana: high school girls sports. This reporter would team up with two other preps reporters to help meet the demand for great high school sports coverage across the state. We are looking for someone who canproduce high-value storytelling, including enterprise stories that provide context and analysis, entertaining features and investigative pieces.The ability to break news is critical, and this reporter must be able to develop strong sourcing. This reporter will develop content that takes advantage of all delivery forms available to us, including social media, mobile, podcast, desktop, video, television and print. IndyStar is looking to fill this position quickly.

Responsibilities:

  • Primary responsibilities will focus on volleyball/soccer (fall), girls basketball (winter), softball (spring) and recruiting (summer).
  • Wed want to brand you as the states go-to-source for high school girls sports, a key growing audience for us. IndyStars preps coverage strategy to sports-specific beats has proven to be a key source of subscription growth. We want to build on that.
  • Would also assist in coverage of big events (Indy 500, NBA All-Star Game, NCAA events)
  • Be a curious, assertive and self-starting journalist who jumps to report on breaking news and trending topics with urgency.
  • Harness social media and messaging platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, TikTok and/or Reddit, as a newsgathering tool.
  • Optimize stories for target audience groups using SEO and metrics information.

Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree.
  • At least two years of reporting or digital producing at a news outlet.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to take photos and record video/audio in the field.
  • Solid news judgment and adherence to journalism ethics.
  • Dedication to fairness and accuracy, as well as a commitment to report with compassion and sensitivity.

Gannett Co., Inc.is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, or veteran status.
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Gannett Co., Inc.is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, or veteran status.

Other details
  • Job Family News
  • Job Function Consumer
  • Pay Type Hourly

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