Previous newsroom experience, including online publishing, is preferred.
Successful candidates must demonstrate ability to identify potential stories, research information, follow-up on ongoing stories. Must have strong news judgment, organization skills and ability to communicate with the public and newsroom staff. Must be able to multi-task and prioritize under deadline. Duties include: online writing/publishing of stories, continuously monitoring and updating web content, using social media to gather and publish information, assisting producers and investigative team with research, answering phones and providing strong customer service to callers. The ideal candidate is a self-starter who can take on several tasks at once and see them through to completion.
Send résumé & non-returnable writing samples to:
908 West MLK Blvd
Austin, TX 78701
No phone calls please