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Company: Times-Union Media
Regional News Coordinator
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
August 19, 2014
Job ID: 1600483


Times-Union Media is looking for an experienced Regional News Coordinator to add to our Newsroom staff.  The individual hired for this position will be responsible for coordinating coverage for several area communities in order to provide news of importance to our readers.  This is a multi-faceted position with duties such as writing stories, taking photographs, and edit content for both our print and digital products. In addition, this person will actively recruit contributing news pieces from a variety of sources.  This is a proactive reporting position! 


Qualifications (preferred):

  • A college degree preferred.
  • Must have a minimum of three (3) years experience in a daily news organization.
  • Solid copy-editing skills along with expert knowledge of storytelling forms and AP style.
  • Must have proven journalistic experience.
  • Must be able to work in a team environment and independently.
  • Must have ability to manage multiple projects and meet demanding deadlines.
  • Has excellent copy editing ability.
  • Proven aptitude for quick, creative thinking with acute attention to detail within demanding deadlines.
  • Good interpersonal and intrapersonal skills required.
  • Must have excellent communication, customer service and conflict resolution skills.
  • Proficient in computer software programs such as MS Office is required.
  • Able to work flexible hours including early mornings, days, nights, and weekends as needed.
  • Must have reliable transportation with a valid driver’s license and appropriate proof of 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


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