The Hartford Courant is looking for a Journalist who understands how digital audiences get news these days, can make decisions in a fast-paced environment and can turn clean stories quickly. The job is handling evening breaking news coverage. The successful candidate needs to be a self-starter with writing experience, have solid news judgment and strong digital skills -- including social distribution and website management. The ability to juggle multiple stories, produce content both quickly and accurately and change gears based on a variety of factors, including audience demand, are critical in this job.
This is a 2nd shift position, from 4 pm - midnight.
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In print and online, the Hartford Courant reaches more than 720,000 readers each week in the Hartford area, making us the region’s most widely read source of news and information. As we continue building our exciting digital future, it’s our mission to serve our community by delivering the truth every day, engaging our readers and driving results for our advertisers.
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The Hartford Courant is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer.