Newsday, an award-winning news organization serving Long Island through its portfolio of print and digital products, has an opening for a talented and versatile sports reporter to cover the New York Knicks in one of the country’s most competitive and fast-paced markets.
The ideal candidate understands the difference in writing for various platforms and has the ability to engage and grow a digital audience.
This position requires writing on tight deadlines, breaking news and producing engaging features and enterprise stories that shed new light on trends both on and off the field of play.
•The candidate must have at least five years of experience on a major professional sports beat and a proven track record of developing and building sources to break news.
•Demonstrated expertise in creating and editing content for all platforms.
•Strong news judgment and sense of what will resonate with our audience.
Please send a cover letter, resume and samples of your work.
Newsday Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.
Location/Region: Melville, NY (US)