Technology Reporter, FedScoop ||

Employer
Scoop News Group
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 29, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Technology Reporter FedScoop Washington DC Want to be a part of an award winning editorial team with access to top officials from the White House the other agencies disrupting the way the government serves Americans and the billion dollar tech companies who serve them Want to dig in to issues that really matter like how open health data is saving lives and new technologies are saving taxpayers money Want to work in a young modern company loaded to the brim with benefits and buzzing with lively culture As a technology reporter with for Scoop News Group s FedScoop com you ll get all of the above covering the billion federal IT enterprise with a special focus on the emerging technology trends transforming the federal government and how it serves Americans Scoop News Group is an innovative and explosive company in Washington DC and our employees are committed both to producing the highest quality news products and maintaining the friendly collaborative atmosphere in our beautiful downtown office SNG prides itself on promoting the priorities of the federal government and IT industry to explore the ways technology can better the government Part of a fast paced newsroom you will write timely and engaging news and analysis stories circulated to subscribers through our Daily Scoop newsletter Reporters are encouraged to take an enterprising and investigative approach to their work seeking out untold stories that go beyond obvious Who what where when and why Likewise FedScoop is driven to tell stories in evolving digital formats that better engage an on the go audience Some experience reporting on the federal government and technology is strongly preferred but applicants with the willingness to quickly climb a steep learning curve are encouraged to apply Successful candidates in addition to their savvy as an enterprising digital storyteller are team players dedicated to the Scoop News Group mission and ready to roll their sleeves up as team players when called upon outside of their traditional roles Responsibilities include Report and write original news articles daily for FedScoop com and other Scoop News Group properties Interview and cover the work of leading government IT officials and technology experts Extend the readership of your stories with SEO friendly headlines and social media promotion Work with the Scoop News Group team to create multimedia content for FedScoop FedScoop TV and FedScoop Radio Requirements Minimum years of professional daily journalism experience as a reporter or editor Familiarity with technology and or the federal government a plus Bachelor s degree in journalism preferably online new media concentration Strong communications and organization skills Proactive a œcan doa attitude with strong problem solving ability Able to work collaboratively with a team and independently as required Strong knowledge of SEO AP Style and social media Experience with multimedia tools CMS systems and programming to create a polished final product Benefits Scoop News Group has an awesome team and offers great benefits including a group medical plan dental and vision life short and long term disability insurance K and a gadget friendly cutting edge work environment Get Noticed Email your resume to editorial jobs scoopnewsgroup com with the title a œTechnology Reportera in the subject field Include a cover letter links to your best articles and salary requirements No calls please