The Baltimore Sun seeks a strong multimedia journalist/engagement specialist who’s a visual storyteller with a passion for engaging audiences across multiple platforms. Shooting and producing visuals for The Sun's website, print newspaper and external platforms such as social media, you understand the importance of amplifying The Sun’s journalism with photo and video and building relationships with readers.
This person works closely with other journalists during the daily news cycle while balancing longer-term projects. This journalist responds to news and assignments with a sense of urgency and feels comfortable moving between breaking news and feature stories —and challenging the conventions of what a story is. You should be comfortable taking the lead in visual content creation, photography and/or video work, or pitching in to expand on the work and ideas of others. We’ll also be looking to you to actively embrace experimentation on all platforms and stay abreast of trends in social media.
Other duties include helping run social media accounts, responding to user feedback, and tracking analytics to make decisions on initiatives.
Core job responsibilities include: