Food and Grocery Reporter

Location
Washington D.C. or Remote
Salary
Competitive annual salary, health, dental, vision, and 401K
Posted
Mar 01, 2018
Metro Area
Washington
Duration
Full Time

The Food & Grocery Reporter will regularly write stories that lead our coverage of the food manufacturing and grocery industries, from news briefs to long form stories that analyze the trends impacting the sector. You will monitor your beat, pitch and write stories, cultivate relationships with stakeholders and hunt down scoops. This position will report to a lead editor and senior editor.

What you can bring to the table:

  • Proven writing and reporting skills
  • Ability to interpret and analyze business concepts, industry trends, and major news stories
  • Ability to build relationships with important sources and report on complex subjects
  • Strong digital news knowledge
  • Deadline-oriented time management skills; ability to turn around stories on tight deadlines
  • Bachelor's degree or better in journalism, English or similar field
  • At least 1-2 years' experience in business journalism — as well as a focus on the food and/or grocery beat — is preferred

To apply, please submit a copy of your resume, cover letter and three of your favorite clips. 

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