Breaking News Reporter

The Sun Herald

Biloxi, Mississippi

Date Posted September 13, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Local News
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified
Website http://www.McClatchy.com

Description:

The Sun Herald in Biloxi, Mississippi, is looking for an aggressive, lightning-fast reporter who can jump on breaking news that is essential to our communities and tell the stories through words, photos and video as well as on social media.

From late-night mayhem to natural disasters and everything in between, this reporter will identify the breaking stories that our communities need or want to know about, tell them in an engaging way, update them as often as necessary and help them reach a large audience by adding an irresistible headline, impeccable SEO and great visuals. 

As a Breaking News Reporter, you must understand the need for speed as well as context, and you must be committed to increasing the sense of urgency across the newsroom. Your goal is to help us grow our audience reach and earn loyal readers by making sure we are a credible, timely and compelling source of breaking news in Biloxi and surrounding counties. 

Early morning and weekend shifts are a part of this job.

QUALIFICATIONS:

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