We're looking for full-time Reporter to join the news team at KSL.com.
KSL.com is the most-visited local news website in the Mountain West, where we average 2.5 million news page views a day. We are committed to providing our readers with the latest, most accurate news so they can be well-informed citizens. We also believe that good news is exciting to consume and are committed to delivering an engaging product to our readers. You will be a part of a positive, hard-working team. We love working with self-starting news junkies who pay attention to detail and have great communication skills.
The ideal candidate will have:
A passion for breaking news
A competitiveness to be first in the market and to seek out accurate, confirmed information quickly
The ability to write breaking news quickly and accurately
Solid news judgement
Knowledge of local public figures and news events
A commitment to upholding the brand standards of KSL and Deseret Digital Media
Previous experience writing for a news website (preferably with breaking news experience)
A college degree, preferably in journalism; although not required
Knowledge of Associated Press style
The ability to multitask and work under pressure
The ability to work quickly and meet deadlines
The ability to find solid, timely story pitches daily
The ability to work well with others on a team
A drive to innovate and improve
You must be able to show examples of creating strong online journalism. Please attach a link to a professional or personal page you've created that includes a story with embedded video, images, a social post and something interactive. Deseret Digital Media is an equal opportunity employer. Deseret Digital Media provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.