Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • New York City

Description

Digital Business Reporter
47507BR
TV Content & Production
NBC News and MSNBC
Responsibilities
Job Summary: 

We are looking for a seasoned, digitally savvy reporter to join our growing Business and Consumer Team. The reporter should be able to cover breaking and developing news. The successful candidate should be an enthusiastic and fast writer. This job will demand a high level of writing skill and original reporting. The candidate should be able to work under pressure, be able to turn stories quickly and thrive in a deadline driven environment. The reporter will work as part of team to produce business coverage, primarily for online. Candidates also must be team players who are comfortable collaborating across platforms.

Responsibilities:
 
Respond quickly to breaking stories to build out and uncover new angles and information
Use data to inform and evolve newsgathering and storytelling 
Work as a team player across all NBC News platforms
Collaborate with NBC News digital and television units on newsgathering efforts
Work with journalists across NBC News to integrate and drive more content
Discover, locate and interview newsmakers, eye witnesses and other notable and interesting news subjects
Participate in special projects, pitch fresh ideas, and assist senior editors as needed
Write clean copy under tight deadline
Contribute original reporting
Work with sources on developing story ideas


 
Qualifications/Requirements
Basic Qualifications:
• Must have a bachelor's degree, preferably in journalism or English
• Minimum three years as a reporter or writer at a news organization, or a comparable body of freelance work
• A strong news background, with some staff newsroom experience
• Experience covering breaking news in competitive environments
• High comfort level on executing assignments generated by editors
• Excellent writing and reporting skills
• Experience incorporating data in storytelling
• Comfortable collaborating with other reporters on stories

Additional Job Requirements:
• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
• Must be willing to work in New York, New York
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Desired Characteristics
• Ability to shoot video and still photography for digital platforms
• Experience covering breaking news in competitive environments
• Native curiosity in just about everything, and desire to look far and wide for good stories
Sub-BusinessNBC News
Career Level
Experienced
CityNew York
State/Province
New York
CountryUnited States
About Us
At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.
Notices
NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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