Reporter, New York Cannabis Insider

Advance Local

Syracuse, New York

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Date Posted October 11, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires, Digital Media
Specialty Health/Science
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified
Website https://www.advancelocal.com/

Description:

Are you a passionate storyteller or a voracious digger of truth? Are you obsessed with filing FOILs, staying up late to track congressional bills or learning about the trials and tribulations of small business owners? If so, we may have the job for you.

New York Cannabis Insider is a new subscriber-only publication for the tens of thousands of people set to enter the state's cannabis marketplace. We're looking for a Reporter to cover this emerging multibillion-dollar industry and to help us build something brand new from the ground up.

In the role, expect to:

Because the cannabis marketplace touches so many industries -- legal, real estate, small business, banking, distribution, agriculture, the environment, politics, etc. -- we're encouraging reporters with experience covering any of those areas to apply. We will prioritize those who have shown an ability to synthesize complicated information into digestible stories.

This position can be based anywhere within New York State, though our newsroom in Syracuse is a nice place to be.

About the team:

You will be part of a small team at an established media company that cares deeply about work-life balance, is open to trying new things and is always seeking to engage with new communities. Advance Media New York is a digitally focused news and information company serving Upstate New York and its flagship brands are:

This position will work closely with NYCI's editor and publisher, Brad Racino, who spent that past 10 years as an investigative reporter and editor in California before returning to the wonderful, bone-chilling winters -- and gorgeous summers -- of Central New York.

Advance Local Media offers competitive pay, bonuses and a comprehensive benefits package including generous paid time off, flexible holidays and parental leave, as well as options for your healthcare.

Come join us.

Advance Media New York is a digitally focused news and information company serving Upstate New York. Advance Media New York publishes and operates an extensive portfolio of digital and print products featuring comprehensive in-depth content from Central New York's largest news organization. Advance Media New York's flagship brands are syracuse.com, the leading website in Central New York; The Post-Standard newspaper, which has served the Syracuse community since 1829; and NYup.com, the premier site for and about Upstate New York.

Advance Media New York is a part of Advance Local Media, one of the largest media groups in the United States, which operates the leading news and information companies in more than 20 cities, reaching 58+ million people monthly with our quality, real-time journalism and community engagement. Our company is built upon the values of Integrity, Customer-first, Inclusiveness, Collaboration and Forward-looking. For more information about Advance Local, please visit www.advancelocal.com.

Advance Local Media is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, encouraging applications from people of all backgrounds. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status or any other category protected under federal, state or local law.