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Reporter, Future of Transportation, CNBC.com

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Level: Manager (Supervisor)


CNBC is seeking a Reporter to cover the future of transportation, focusing especially on the gradual shift to electric or clean-air vehicles. This will include both newer companies trying to break into the auto industry along with traditional automakers who are investing heavily in electric vehicles. The beat will include coverage of autonomous vehicles, ridesharing and modes of transportation not yet invented. This Reporter will also cover the societal and policy implications around these shifts.

The position can be based out of CNBC New Jersey Headquarters or San Francisco and could involve travel for stories.

What you’ll do:
  • Help make CNBC Digital the top-read and most-respected source of EV news.
  • Work with other auto reporters to break news on new products, investments and developments on the beat.
  • Write smart, next-minute and longer-term analyses about the people and companies on your beat.
  • Pitch and write features focusing on great human stories in the industry.
  • Chip in on fast-breaking news about the people and companies on your beat.

What we’ll offer:

At CNBC Headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, NJ, you’ll have access to great perks and amenities:
  • Sweat it out -- Free onsite fitness center with state-of-the-art equipment, basketball court and running course, plus daily group classes
  • Eat up -- Gourmet cafeteria with daily specials plus soup and salad bars
  • Unwind -- Massage therapy, ping pong tables, foosball
  • Extras -- Dry cleaning, shoe shining and sneak peeks
Don’t have a car? No problem! We offer free shuttle transportation to and from multiple locations in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Hoboken and Jersey City

When you join the NBCUniversal family, you’ll get…

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What you’ll bring:

    At least 5 years of experience in business or automotive reporting
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Knowledge of the automotive industry.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, report and write stories that matter to a diverse national audience.
  • Ability to work for multiple platforms, including audio, digital and social audiences.
  • Ability to work quickly under deadline pressure.


You’ll stand out if:

    You have experience at a large online content destination, such as a major online news site or financial newspaper.
  • You possess knowledge of and interest in the business world and financial news.
  • You’re a self-starter with sources inside the auto industry.
  • You have a willingness to learn and explain how new EV technology works and allows automobiles to burn less fuel.
  • You understand the business and political issues and landscape related to climate change and carbon reduction.


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NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks, and a premium ad-supported streaming service. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

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