Multimedia journalist

Honolulu Star-Advertiser, Honolulu, Hawaii

Date Posted January 13, 2020
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website http://www.staradvertiser.com

Description:

Hawaii’s largest news organization — the Honolulu Star-Advertiser and its website staradvertiser.com — is looking for an experienced multimedia journalist to join our team. The successful candidate must have professional journalism experience that includes reporting, video production and social media. The multimedia journalist works with reporters, editors, photographers and internal developers to meet deadlines and deliver quality reporting on the Star-Advertiser’s multiple platforms. 

Basic requirements:
> Solid news judgment;
> Experience shooting and editing news videos;
> Proven deadline writing and editing experience;
> Experience using social media platforms for news reporting;
> Ability to engage effectively with readers.

This is not an entry-level position. We are looking for someone who has already succeeded in a deadline-intense news environment, works well in a team, and can communicate effectively. Familiarity with Mac OSX, Adobe Photoshop and content management systems a must. Experience with WordPress, NewsEngin, Adobe Creative Suite, (including Premiere Pro and Acrobat) is preferred, as is a connection with Hawaii.

The Honolulu Star-Advertiser offers a competitive salary and generous benefits package, including health insurance and 401K. Send a resume and several samples of your published work (including video production) to Star-Advertiser deputy editor Ed Lynch at elynch@staradvertiser.com. No calls please.

We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. We recognize and appreciate the benefits of diversity in the workplace. People who share this belief or reflect a diverse background are encouraged to apply.

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.