Online Overnight Reporter/Editor
The New York Daily News digital team is seeking a reporter/editor to join its news-obsessed, 24/7 staff to identify, write and edit stories for the nation’s 8th largest news website. This position requires an overnight shiftDesired candidates will:- Have at least 3-5 years experience in a fast-paced, national news environment. Experience at an online news website is preferable.- Identify news stories from across the spectrum, including national/world events, wild crime, celebrity and feel-good pieces.- Write quickly with clever ledes and be able to produce multiple stories daily.- Successfully handle rewrites, breaking news stories and enterprise pieces.- Edit other reporters for content and copy. All candidates should be familiar with AP style.- Be familiar with online publishing and are comfortable with a CMS.- Be adept at headline writing and savvy with SEO and social media.- Be a self-starter who can also multitask.