Reporter

Location
Washington
Posted
Apr 15, 2014
Closes
May 15, 2014
Contact
The Chronicle
Duration
Full Time
The Chronicle of Philanthropy seeks an entry-level journalist to produce stories and multimedia primarily for its website, with an emphasis on covering technology, social media, and fundraising at nonprofit organizations. We're looking for someone who has a sharp eye for spotting trends and ideas and who is able to write quickly and produce compelling original content.

The reporter will also plan and host our popular weekly live discussion series, including a growing number of live video discussions.

The ideal candidate will have at least one year of professional reporting experience and must demonstrate strong skills in writing headlines and teases for online content that take advantage of the best in search-engine optimization practices. Applicants should have experience in building community through social-media networks and be comfortable working in content management systems.

A Bachelor’s degree is required. Previous experience doing paid or volunteer work at a nonprofit is a plus.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to copsearch@chronicle.com with “Reporter” in the subject heading. No phone calls, please.

The Chronicle is based in Washington, D.C. and offers excellent benefits including 24 paid vacation days a year. The Chronicle is an Equal Opportunity Employer.