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;
- 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:
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.