CNHI seeks a statehouse reporter to cover the Pennsylvania legislature and to produce news stories and enterprise reports on state-wide issues for our newspapers across the state. . This position is based in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and will serve CNHI newspapers located in Johnstown, Meadville, New Castle, Sharon, Sunbury, Danville and Grove City, Pennsylvania. Some remote work may be involved, especially when the legislature is out of session.
The position requires an ability to understand the complexities of state government, develop strong, data-driven enterprise reports, localize state and national stories and work independently.
Our Pennsylvania reporter will join our team of statehouse reporters located in Georgia, Indiana, Massachusetts, New York, Oklahoma and Texas.
The state reporter normally works weekday hours, but must be flexible to occasionally handle evening and weekend assignments.
Accomplished reporters with a strong interest in state government and politics are encouraged to send a cover letter, resume and work samples to: Dennis Lyons, CNHI National Editor, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Diverse candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
Valid drivers license. 2 years reporting experience Comfotable wth database reporting and using socail media