Join our team! We're hiring a Reporter to cover Veterans Affairs

November 16, 2018 - 3:39 pm

Come be a part of the Connecting Vets Team!

Connecting Vets is looking for an aggressive reporter with a proven record of developing sources, scooping the competition and holding elected officials and government agencies accountable. This reporter will cover the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and veteran-related issues debated on Capitol Hill.  In addition to writing compelling stories across our many platforms, this person will work to achieve a high-level of cross-promotion between Web and radio, and work with the Executive Producer on strategies and initiatives to grow our presence on the national level.   

JOB DUTIES:

-Serve as a subject matter expert on Veterans Affairs, and how its policies affect Veterans and their families.

-Build an advanced network of sources that keep Connecting Vets ahead of the competition on-air and online. 

-Take complex subject matter and turn it into shareable, interesting content for our Veteran audience. 

- Find, write, and distribute compelling military content in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. 

QUALIFICATIONS:

•      Bachelor's degree and four years of journalism experience.

•      Be a strong storyteller, leveraging all digital and social channels.

•      Fluency in all social media platforms.

•      Project management, time management, and organizational skills. 

•      Ideal candidate is former military or a civilian who has covered the military for a news publication with experience in writing, editing and conducting interviews.

•      The ability to analyze facts and make judgments about the relevance and newsworthiness of a story.

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About Us:

Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading American media and entertainment company reaching and engaging over 100 million people each week through its premier collection of highly rated, award-winning radio stations, digital platforms and live events. As one of the country’s two largest radio broadcasters, Entercom offers integrated marketing solutions and delivers the power of local connection on a national scale with coverage of close to 90% of persons 12+ in the top 50 markets. Entercom is the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content and the nation’s unrivaled leader in news and sports radio. Learn more about Philadelphia-based Entercom at www.entercom.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).