Government Reporter

Location
Arlington, VA
Salary
Transport Topics offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
Posted
Jun 16, 2017
Closes
Jul 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time

TRANSPORT TOPICS, the transportation industry’s award-winning news weekly and website covering trucking and freight transportation, is seeking an, aggressive, innovative, social media savvy Government  Reporter

The incumbent will cover state and federal news that affects TT’s audience of owners and managers of trucking companies, as well as vendors, service providers, industry analysts, Capitol Hill staff and government regulators. This position is located in our Arlington, VA headquarters office.   If you can cover complicated government-focused print and digital stories and quickly turn around crisp, accurate and interesting copy, we have an excellent opportunity for you.

  • BA/BS degree, in Journalism, Political Science, or English plus three or more years of experience reporting and/or writing for a daily or weekly publication required;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills are essential;
  •  Knowledge of trucking/transportation issues and the legislative/regulatory process desirable but not required; and
  • Proven experience with social media journalism and video required.

Please visit https://us851.dayforcehcm.com/CandidatePortal/en-US/ata/Posting/View/18 to submit your resume.