Print to Page   |   Contact Us   |   Your Cart   |   Sign In   |   Register

Contact and Company Information
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Carolyn Rice

Contact Email :

2201 Sweeney Drive
Pittsburgh Pennsylvania United States 15026

Web: http//

Company Profile
Send Private Message

Higher Education Reporter

Job ID: 68709
Job Views: 450
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Postal Code: 15212
Job Category: Newspapers
Employment Type:
Posted: 02.23.2023

Job Description


Gathers information about newsworthy events, people and issues through face-to-face interviews, investigation, data searches and observation and uses that information to produce clear, accurate content for one of the company’s platforms -- print, Web, mobile, multimedia.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS include the following (though other duties may be assigned as applicable):

  • Ability to gather and organize facts and information quickly and accurately.
  • Ability to present information in written or spoken form clearly and comprehensively
  • Skilled knowledge of grammar, punctuation and journalist style guidelines.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to learn evolving technology as it is integrated in print and web operations.
  • Ability to develop story ideas.
  • Ability to follow editors’ instructions and meet performance goals. 

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or communications or equivalent experience.
  • Previous reporting experience with a daily news enterprise.


Computer Skills

  • Must have the aptitude to learn all necessary and evolving technology needed to provide stories – in some cases from remote locations – to the print and web product.

Certificates & Licenses

  • Valid Pennsylvania driver’s license and vehicle available for work.

Other Requirements

  • Good interpersonal skills to work with employees at all levels of the organization.
  • Good organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and be self-motivated.
  • Ability to handle proprietary information and keep it confidential.

The Employer is involved in a labor dispute at its place of business. 

Offered employment is in place of employees involved in labor dispute.

Powered by Journalismnext

Home My Account Find Jobs Post Resumes Search Resumes Post Jobs Contact About Us Sitemap Terms of Service Privacy CA Privacy