Newspaper reporter

American Public Health Association, Washington, District of Columbia

Date PostedJanuary 30, 2019
IndustriesNewspapers / Wires, Nonprofit
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified
Websitehttp://www.apha.org
Description:

Newspaper reporter

Reporter sought for public health newspaper. The American Public Health Association is seeking an enthusiastic, innovative team player for its award-winning monthly newspaper, The Nation’s Health.  Duties include creating newspaper stories related to public health and association activities, encompassing research, writing, copy-editing and fact-checking.  Knowledge of health, photography, social media, podcasting and basic web skills beneficial.  Successful candidate must be able to meet tight deadlines, handle range of tasks simultaneously and work hands-on with all aspects of the newspaper and its related products.  Journalism degree and at least three years professional news writing experience required.

Hours: 35 hours a week, full-time, Monday thru Friday. Number of openings: 1.

Applicants who meet the requirements and are interested in being considered for this position MUST upload the following information:

  • Cover letter;
  • Resume;
  • PDFs of three published clips;
  • Salary requirement;
  • At least 2 supervisory references and 1 professional reference (name, title, company name and phone number and email).

Applicants who meet the requirements and are interested in being considered for this position should apply at:  https://careers-apha.icims.com.

Deadline to apply for this position is March 1, 2019 @5 pm (Eastern Standard Time).

EEO/AA/VETS/DISABILITY.  APHA is strongly and actively committed to diversity in its workplace.

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