Reporter/Breaking News - The Denver Post is looking for an aggressive, enterprising breaking-news reporter who thrives on adrenaline and the rush of doing strong, accurate journalism in high-pressure situations.
This job would entail covering all manner of breaking news and general-assignment subjects in the Denver metro area, as well as broader criminal justice issues.
We're interested in someone who can come up with 1A-quality stories on their own, respond quickly to breaking events, and report thoroughly and write quickly and clearly in deadline situations. Plus, the right candidate must be able to handle longer-term planning, development and execution of in-depth projects and series.
Furthermore, we are looking for someone with a full range of digital skills, with the ability to use social media and to shoot photos and video, and be willing and ready to learn and master the latest technologies to assist in newsgathering and storytelling.
The ideal candidate would have three to five years' experience in a daily multimedia news environment.
Applicants should send their resumes and samples of their work to Matt Sebastian, firstname.lastname@example.org.