Reporter

TAPinto Camden

Camden, New Jersey

Date Posted June 17, 2022
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Local News
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary $40,000 to $45,000
Website http://tapintocamden.net

Description:

TAPinto Camden, a hyperlocal news webstie that is part of the TAPinto.net network, is seeking a municipal reporter to cover Camden, N.J. The ideal candidate will have at least two years experience covering a local beat and should be familiar with how to cover city council, zoning board, planning board and school board. The reporter will be expected to generate and post several stories a day, including original enterprise on education, development, gentrificationm, crime and other issues that are part of an urban beat. This is a great opportunity for a reporter in a small market who is looking to take the next step up on their journalism career ladder. We expect your copy to be clean and follow AP Style. If your clips sing, even better. You will work under a top-notch editor who has groomed dozens of young reporters now working at top-tier publications. Our reporters have made the jump to nj.com, the Burlington County Times and Newsweek. Salary depends on experience, but starts at $40,000. If you have the right experience, we're willing to pay more. We also offer health benefits. To apply, send your resume and/or Linkedin profile along with a link to your clips to: camden@tapinto.net.

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