Newspaper reporter

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jan 31, 2019
Closes
Mar 07, 2019
Industry
Associations
Hours
Full Time

Newspaper reporter

Reporter sought for public health newspaper. The American Public Health Association is seeking an enthusiastic, innovative team player for its award-winning monthly newspaper, The Nation’s Health.  Duties include creating newspaper stories related to public health and association activities, encompassing research, writing, copy-editing and fact-checking.  Knowledge of health, photography, social media, podcasting and basic web skills beneficial.  Successful candidate must be able to meet tight deadlines, handle range of tasks simultaneously and work hands-on with all aspects of the newspaper and its related products.  Journalism degree and at least three years professional news writing experience required.

Hours: 35 hours a week, full-time, Monday thru Friday. Number of openings: 1.

Applicants who meet the requirements and are interested in being considered for this position MUST upload the following information:

  • Cover letter;
  • Resume;
  • PDFs of three published clips;
  • Salary requirement;
  • At least 2 supervisory references and 1 professional reference (name, title, company name and phone number and email).

Applicants who meet the requirements and are interested in being considered for this position should apply at: 

https://careers-apha.icims.com.

Deadline to apply for this position is March 1, 2019 @5 pm (Eastern Standard Time).

EEO/AA/VETS/DISABILITY.  APHA is strongly and actively committed to diversity in its workplace.

 

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