Do you crave the adrenaline rush that comes with breaking a big story?
Are you a natural at drilling down on that story and keeping it in the headlines for days?
If so, PennLive is looking for a digital-savvy reporter to join our breaking news team. You'll be covering Harrisburg city news including the Harrisburg School District which is a complex beat.
The ideal candidate will be adept at developing sources on the city beat to regularly break news and dig deeper for thoughtful follows. You should be able to develop community contacts and sources.
We need an individual who can quickly -- and frequently -- generate concise copy, compelling ledes and enticing SEO headlines.
You also must be a collaborator, willing to work closely with our social media and photo/video teams.
PennLive is a statewide news gathering organization based in Harrisburg, the state's capital.We also have reporters in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Baltimore.
We regularly produce national, award-winning investigative, breaking news and enterprise content in news and sports. And, we average about 4.5 million unique visitors a month. Check us out at www.pennlive.com
We're moving fast on this position, so apply today and provide clips of your stories and posts. You can check out our company site https://www.thepamediagroup.com to learn more about us.
We offer competitive benefits, immediate 401k participation and generous paid time off program.
Ours is an environment of constant learning and sharing throughout our teams. We offer training and support as a regular part of staff development.
PA Media Group is in the Greater Harrisburg, PA, region with communities such as Hershey and Gettysburg only 30 minutes away. Our area is home to many scenic parks and outdoor venues for outdoor enthusiasts or those looking to get off the beaten path. Concerts, theatre performances, arts events and community and ethnic festivals are part of our cultural landscape. If sports is your thing, we have Penn State football, Harrisburg Senators baseball, Hershey Bears hockey, golf courses and much more. We are just a short drive from Philly, NYC, Baltimore and Washington. Central PA is a great place to raise a family and we enjoy a lower cost of living than the previous mentioned cities.
Advance Local is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, physical or mental impairment, sexual orientation, marital status or any other category protected under federal, state or local law.