Corporate Journalist Wanted

  • Send resume to: careers@newslink.com
  • Job Type: full time
  • Reports to: president, vice president, production manager
  • Closing: 8/11/2017 11:59 p.m. Central

News Link seeks an energetic, creative and versatile photojournalist to identify stories, conduct interviews, write articles, take professional photos and maintain a high level of customer service. Journalists essentially become the internal communications director for large employee audiences. Since 1985, News Link has published content for more than 100 world-class organizations. News Link is a drug-free workplace and conducts random drug, background and motor vehicle checks. 

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

• Identify news and initiate conversations leading to stories

• Conduct professional interviews with creative and strategic questions

• Write tight copy following AP Style rules

• Take professional, quality photos

• Check facts and provide consistent style

• Communicate with a variety of people in person, over the phone and via email

• Communicate with managers, editors and designers about assigned jobs

• Learn and follow accepted safety practices on job sites

• Learn industry terminology and definitions, corporate style sheets and other resources to ensure special requests by the customers are met

• Verify all name spellings

• Employ time management and organizational skills

• Make sound decisions using available information

• Pay close attention to detail and to ensure accuracy of data

• Organize multiple work assignments and establish priorities

• Ability to travel approximately 10 work days in a month

• Perform other duties as assigned

• Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field preferred but not required

• Valid drivers license required

Once you've prepared your questions for an interview, prepare yourself to listen. Sometimes the best questions come from listening to your subject's answers and asking unscripted questions based on what they're telling you.

What tricks do you use to get great answers during an interview?

We produce internal newsletters, booklets, posters, brochures and videos for local and national companies. We're devoted to enhancing and supporting all your communication needs.

Send us a quick message for more information!

We produce internal newsletters, booklets, posters, brochures and videos for local and national companies. We're devoted to enhancing and supporting all your communication needs. Send us a quick message for more information!

Posted by News Link on Monday, February 12, 2018

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