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Company: Times-Union Media
Readers Want More Business Coverage
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
February 21, 2013
Job ID: 1463287


We surveyed our readers about what they wanted, and additional business coverage finished near the top.  Times-Union Media is looking for a Business Team Leader to increase and improve our business report. We need someone with a vision who can plan daily coverage, as well as short- and long-term work. The team leader can't be content with sitting in the office. He or she must be a strong reporter and writer who knows how to build sources, break news and develop strong enterprise work.  The ideal candidate also understands the importance of breaking news online and updating the site frequently to help grow the audience.


  • College degree preferred.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours including early mornings, days, nights and weekends as needed.
  • Must have previous reporting and editing experience.
  • Must have ability to manage multiple projects and meet demanding deadlines.
  • Prior supervisory experience preferred.
  • Must have proven journalistic experience and ability to develop talent, work in a team environment, and communicate effectively and direct major initiatives. 
  • Must have excellent communication, customer service and conflict resolution skills.
  • Must have reliable transportation, a valid driver's license, and current automobile insurance.

We Offer:

  • Ongoing paid training opportunities
  • Growth opportunities for advancement
  • Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, short- and long- term disability, personal time off and holiday pay, 401(k), and expense reimbursement


Qualified applicants may submit their resume to:  Please include the job title in the subject line.   No phone calls please.


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