The Post-Tribune is looking for a curious, organized reporter to conquer a busy criminal justice/public safety beat. The right candidate will be able to deliver stories that show how crime impacts the residents of Northwest Indiana and dig into public records to hold public officials accountable. Based in Crown Point, this position includes coverage of courts and breaking news while still pursuing enterprise stories. In a highly competitive market that includes Lake and Porter counties, the right journalist will have the instincts and judgment to stay on top of the news without getting buried by the small stuff. Accuracy and fairness are essential. The Post-Tribune, a Chicago Tribune Media Group paper, publishes seven days a week. This is a full-time position with good benefits.
The Virginian-Pilot/Daily Press -- the largest news operation in Virginia, with coverage from Richmond to the Outer Banks of North Carolina -- seeks an experienced journalist with strong writing, reporting, analytical and digital skills to join its editorial board as an opinion writer. A successful applicant must be committed to serving readers by delivering enterprising opinion content with speed, accuracy, fairness and insight. He or she will help us grow audience through engaging and innovative new ways to present opinion content online. Comfort working with multiple publishing platforms and social media is essential.
The Virginian-Pilot/Daily Press -- an award-winning, multi-platform news operation with a growing audience -- seeks an aggressive, digitally-savvy K-12 education reporter who understands how to use all the tools in the journalism toolbox.
The Virginian-Pilot is looking for a digital producer to help manage its homepage and develop its Instagram accounts. The ideal candidate will be collaborative, flexible, detail-oriented and digitally savvy. We’re looking for someone who will play a key day-to-day role in our newsroom.
The Chicago Tribune graphics team is looking for a news applications developer. This person will be a key part of a team focused on creating the digital experience of the newsroom's most important projects.
When our team works a story we take on reporting and refining data, dreaming up visuals and hammering out the code to make a story work. Here are a few examples of the kind of thing you'd work on with us:
- How an airline crash changed travel:https://graphics.chicagotribune.com/flight-191-anniversary/index.html
- How we tested popular cellphones for radiofrequency radiation: https://www.chicagotribune.com/investigations/ct-cell-phone-radiation-testing-20190821-72qgu4nzlfda5kyuhteiieh4da-story.html
- Sexual abuse and broken systems in Chicago Public Schools: http://graphics.chicagotribune.com/chicago-public-schools-sexual-abuse/index.html
- Broken promises in a downtown neighborhood: http://graphics.chicagotribune.com/cityfront-center-kamin/index.html
- Tracking every bullet fired by Chicago Police: http://apps.chicagotribune.com/cpd-shootings-database/
Chicago is an incredibly dynamic news town and the Tribune is an amazing place to do journalism with impact.
Work will be creative and intense and you'll be coding to tell stories that are important to the city, whether that is being a watchdog of powerful people and institutions, helping explain the Chicago experience and place in the world.
This position offers competitive salary and benefits and a flexible schedule.
The Daily Press is looking for a news reporter. The ideal candidate will have a digital-first approach to news, embrace social media, have the ability to develop sources and be a versatile storyteller. We want someone who can cover spot news and file on a tight deadline, but who also can develop enterprise stories and localize trends and topics. We are looking for someone who works well in a collaborative environment and is able to use analytics to find stories that appeal to reader interests. This position is based in Newport News, Va. Interested candidates should send a résumé, cover letter and five clips to Andi Petrini (email@example.com) and Jeff Reece (firstname.lastname@example.org).