Sports Reporter @ Pensacola News Journal
Florida, USA ● Pensacola, FL, USA
Monday, February 22, 2021
The Pensacola News Journal, a member of The USA Today Florida Sports Network, seeks an experienced and driven reporter who is passionate about the opportunity to lead our prep sports coverage.
The right candidate will be someone who can build sources, break news and tell compelling stories about the athletes and programs in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties, as well as regularly produce high school player of the week lists, all-area teams and coverage of our local teams.
This position requires someone who thinks digital first. Multimedia skills including the ability to produce and edit video and engage audience on social media, especially Twitter and Instagram, and produce podcasts is a must. The candidate must be comfortable analyzing and interpreting metrics to help make coverage decisions.
The right candidate will work closely with the Panhandle newspapers, and collaborate with reporters in Gannett’s other 15 Florida markets to enhance local content but also content for the Florida network.
Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, or veteran status.