- Digital Journalist

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Digital Journalist


Responsible for reporting, producing, planning, and publishing content on the website, app, and social media accounts

Category Digital Media  Journalist/Reporter  Producers  Social Media  Video Editor  Writers 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jul 28, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Responsible for reporting, producing, planning, and publishing content on the website, app, and social media accounts
  • Cover breaking news
  • Handle resourcefully multiple editorial tasks in a breaking news environment
  • Cover breaking news, sends alerts and gather information for further development
  • Responsible for editing and producing original stories
  • Responsible for the development, production, and editing of content focused on the Hispanic communities
  • Generates a wide variety of story ideas, research and set up the content and interviews
  • Assist in editing stories produced by other team members, when needed
  • Work closely with other members from the news team, supporting them with stories in other formats
  • Responsible for conceptualizing and writing accurate Spanish-language news stories
  • Works under the direct supervision of the Editorial Manager
Basic Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications, or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum 5 years of experience working in a newsroom
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a reporter covering US Hispanic communities
  • Strong written and verbal communication in English and Spanish
  • Experience managing digital tools, including social media platforms and CMS
  • Working knowledge of Photoshop
*This is a project/limited term position, unless otherwise amended or terminated as deliverables within this project are completed.

Desired Characteristics:
  • Experience in investigative reporting and political coverage
  • Understanding of digital metrics
  • Exhibits an understanding of social media and messaging platforms
  • Exhibits knowledge of current entertainment industry trends for the Latin Market in the US
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced, dead-line-driven environment
  • Accustomed to working in a team and collaborating with all levels within the organization
  • Effective self-starter with the proven ability to generate and produce news stories and enterprise stories
  • Proven solid writing skills and editorial judgment
  • Proven excellent interpersonal skills combined with a strong sense of how to visually tell a compelling story desired
  • Creative and highly organized
  • Exhibits news judgment with the solid ethical decision process
Additional Requirements:
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must be able to provide references from previous employers if requested
  • Must be “on call” 24 hours a day / 7 days a week
  • Must be willing to facilitate personnel requirements including late and/or last-minute scheduling changes in a 24/7 production work environment.
  • Must be available to work (whenever necessary) early mornings, evenings, holidays, weekends, and natural disaster emergencies.
  • Must be willing to travel as needed, sometimes on short notice.

Job Type Full Time  Temporary 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening
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