Viral News Reporter

South Florida Sun Sentinel, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Date Posted November 05, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable


The South Florida Sun Sentinel is looking for a sharp, fast and creative reporter to cover trending and viral stories. You would tap into what people are buzzing about in our vibrant community and also find the next conversation starters.

We have some of the country’s most eye-popping news and compelling celebrity characters in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Palm Beach area, so there’s seldom a slow day on this beat and you will be expected to write a lot. We’ll also want you to pay attention to audience trends and experiment with topics that can bring in new readers.

Sound like fun? To apply, email a cover letter, resume and five clips that showcase how you would fit in this position to David Selig, senior digital editor, at No phone calls, please.

Winner of the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service, the Sun Sentinel reaches 1.1 million readers each week in the South Florida area, making us the region’s most widely read source of news and information. As we continue building our exciting digital future, it’s our mission to serve our community by delivering the truth every day, engaging our readers and driving results for our advertisers.


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