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General Assignment Reporter

  • 2022-08-04 9:54 AM
    Message # 12872928

    Job Description:
    The Boston Globe News Department is hiring a high-level general assignment reporter who can
    report write with flair about anything and everything. We want someone who can elevate stories
    onto the front page and the top of the Globe.com homepage. We are looking for a reporter
    curious about all facets of the community: politics, education, neighborhood life, and more. We
    want someone who can generate stories and take assignments, turning them around swiftly
    when necessary.
    The ideal candidate is a versatile and fearless reporter with a high metabolism, someone who
    can write with depth, creativity, and flair. A few other qualities that would make you a good fit for
    this position:

    • You’re creative and enterprising. You see fresh angles to storylines everywhere. You’re a master at cultivating sources.
    • You can handle the most important, sensitive stories the Globe covers.
    • You can write quickly and nimbly on deadline.
    • You’re a collaborative reporter who likes being part of a team.


    • At least 3-5 years experience as a journalist at a major market or publication
    • Ability to write clean, compelling copy on deadline
    • A skilled writer who can elevate good stories into great ones
    • Adaptable and enterprising
    • A team player who thrives in a group setting
    • A willingness to adapt and be audience focused, with a curious mindset and a commitment to creating an inclusive work environment

    This position is a union position covered by a collective bargaining agreement with the
    Boston Newspaper Guild.

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