Reporter

Job Locations US-FL-Deerfield Beach
Posted Date 2 months ago(8/6/2020 10:18 AM)
Requisition ID
3970
Category
Editorial - Reporters
Position Type
Full-Time

Overview

Weather and Wild Florida Reporter

South Florida Sun Sentinel

 

The Sun Sentinel is the dominant, local, online, and media source for Broward County and Palm Beach County. www.sun-sentinel.com/

 

Our parent company, Tribune Publishing is a leading multi-media company in Chicago, IL

 

 

Florida is a state of outdoor activity that includes some of the wildest weather, environmental phenomenon, frightening creatures and powerful storms in the country. The South Florida Sun Sentinel is looking for a reporter who can harness these audience-favorite topics into a powerful new beat we’re calling the Wild Florida Reporter.

 

 

Responsibilities

You’ll be our main reporter for the most critical news topic we cover for our community: Hurricanes. From tracking the storms to explaining the science behind them, you’ll be an authority our readers come to depend on for information.

 

Hurricanes don’t come around all year, but Florida’s wild weather never stops. So, you’ll cover that too, whether it’s dust from the Saharan dessert, waterspouts tossing boats, ash from Everglades fires covering cars, mysterious plumes of algae on our beaches, and so much more.

 

But you’re our Wild Florida reporter which means more than weather. It’s also Florida’s crazy wildlife — giant iguanas, alligators, pythons, super termites, fire ants… well, the list is endless.

 

You will need to be the lightning-fast, breaking news reporter during some of our biggest news events. And you will need to be the curious investigator seeking out the best of wild Florida and writing with a compelling touch.

 

Qualifications

 

If you’re interested in this unique reporting opportunity, send your resume, cover letter and writing samples to David Schutz, director of content, at dschutz@sunsentinel.com

 

Tribune Publishing is committed to hiring people with diverse backgrounds, voices and visions. Be yourself. Bring yourself. Because that’s the only way we will deliver on our mission to provide meaningful journalism to the diverse communities we serve. We hold ourselves accountable for fostering inclusion and opportunity across race, gender, age, creed, identity and experience. Join us.

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