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News Reporter

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DRN Media Inc.
Louisville, Colorado, United States
10 days ago

Description

National B-to-B trade magazine has two openings for in-office online business news reporters/content copywriters working from our corporate office located in Louisville, Colorado. The right candidates will be writing daily business articles covering companies, business executives, new products and more.

These are not entry-level positions. The perfect candidates will have a minimum of three years of experience writing for daily or weekly publications under strict deadlines. Strong interviewing and writing skills, along with the ability to work an established beat, while also quickly creating error-free prose, are critical to success. Candidates will be tested on fluency of Associated Press style and English grammar prior to a job offer.

Responsibilities include:

  • Daily writing a minimum of two original, enterprise, in-depth business articles.
  • Gathering, researching and editing as many as eight additional articles each day from press releases.
  • Posting articles and photos to a business news website.
  • Creating and sending out a digital business newsletter.
  • Calling sources to create relationships and to request information for future business articles.
  • Managing all aspects of a website/digital content, including placing articles, photos, videos and ads.
  • Attending nationwide industry trade shows as many as four times each year.
  • Contacting graphic artists to receive website and newsletter ad materials on or before dead line.

This position is a weekday office job, without work-from-home options, near Boulder, Colorado. Candidates must be based locally or willing to relocate and have reliable transportation to reach the office each day.

This position includes a full and generous suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance and a generous retirement plan.



Requirements

  • A willingness to work in the office Monday through Friday for a minimum of eight hours per day.
  • A minimum of three years news/business or public relations writing or similar relevant experience.
  • Comprehensive expert knowledge of Associated Press style.
  • Strong grammar and copy-editing skills.
  • Outgoing, friendly personality and willingness to spend three to four hours each day calling industry news sources hunting down news for a niche audience.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher with a focus in journalism or another closely related field.
  • Fluency with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Familiarity with Photoshop, WordPress and Mailchimp are desired but not required.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 64056280
  • Location:
    Louisville, Colorado, United States
  • Position Title: News Reporter
  • Company Name For Job: DRN Media Inc.
  • Industry: Media Companies
  • Job Function: Reporter
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate
  • Min Experience: 2-3 Years
  • Required Travel: 0-10%
  • Salary: $42,000.00 - $55,000.00 (Yearly Salary)
Printing / Publishing
Louisville , Colorado , United States

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