Posted in Media - Journalism - Newspaper 30+ days ago.
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Location: New Haven, Connecticut
Hearst Connecticut Media’s is seeking to hire a news reporter in Connecticut. The person will work a weekday shift (with some night and weekend shifts) and will handle news reporting in one or more local communities. for our daily newspapers as well as affiliated Hearst publications. Duties also include writing enterprise and feature stories. The perfect candidate should have a passion for hard news, excel at social media tools and platforms, and be able to decipher state, municipal, education and police lingo. The candidate must also have an ability to develop and maintain good sources, demonstrate great time management skills and be experienced in taking photos and video with smartphones and cameras. This candidate must be able to file stories on an immediate deadline, as well as to balance this with more in-depth coverage.