Business News Writer/Reporter: Syracuse, NY
The Central New York Business Journal (CNYBJ) has an opening in its Syracuse office for a full-time staff writer/reporter to cover breaking business news and several reporting beats in our 16-county Central New York region. BJNN includes The Central New York Business Journal, CNYBJ.com, Mohawk Valley Business Journal, Greater Binghamton Business Journal, and BizEventz.
In this position, you will be finding and reporting breaking business news, writing feature stories on business leaders, covering business events, shooting photos and video to supplement your stories, and using social media for reporting and story dissemination.
A successful candidate will have two years or more of news writing and reporting experience in a deadline-driven environment, or other relevant experience. Qualified candidates will have strong writing and reporting skills, self-editing abilities, attention to detail, an eye for news and story ideas, the ability to meet tight deadlines, good organizational skills, and the ability to work independently as well as part of an editorial team.
Experience and skills in digital publishing, video, photography, and social media are a plus. This is a full-time position with a competitive salary and benefits package. The Central New York Business Journal is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please send résumé, cover letter, and two examples of your work to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.