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Publication or Company GoLocal24
Job Title Digital News Reporter
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, Magazine Publishing, Newspapers, RI
Benefits Bonuses, Flexible Hours, Stock/Options
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Providence/Central MA, RI
Job Requirements Enterprises and reports daily written news stories for on air and online.
Regularly breaks news
Writes stories and reviews material with Editors
Interviews appropriate people to cover investigative/consumer stories
Contacts sources and develops news stories.
Assists in editing the stories.
Contributes story ideas and attends story conferences.
Develops stories
Experience with public documents and FOIA requests
Develops special assignment series as directed by editor
Photography and editing experience preferred

Minimum 2-3 years experience as an investigative or general assignment reporter.
Ability to develop strong contacts.
Desire strong writing skills, pre-production skills, consistent follow-up and good live shot presence.
About Our Company GoLocal24 is creating the next model for local digital news and information.

By providing high value local content, GoLocal24 is creating a scalable, highly efficient and monetizable mid-sized market model for next generation media.

In GoLocal24's first market, Providence, RI, GoLocalProv.com is the go to local Web experience that breaks the biggest local stories news and politics, arts and entertainment, food and fashion, plus professional, college, and high school sports and it allows users to go as deep as they wish. In less than ten months, the platform reached 30% market share. in February of 2012, GoLocal launched its second market - Worcester, MA.

Leveraging branded, credible, and respected contributors, GoLocal creates content, social experience and advertising opportunity that is unmatched. Information is delivered through multimedia, written, and video platforms; GoLocal24 is creating the model for local-content media.

GoLocal's platform provides high-quality news, sports, lifestyle, and weather content that enhances peoples lives through the Web, email, and social experiences.
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