iHeartMedia Digital Writer-Editor in Medford, Massachusetts

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iHeartMedia Stations

Job Summary:

WBZ NewsRadio is hiring a digital writer-editor to deepen our comprehensive online coverage of local Boston news. The digital writer-editor will independently provide news writing and gathering for our digital platforms, while also providing digitally-focused editorial guidance for newsroom staff and content support on social media.

Ideal candidate is a digitally-savvy journalist with a passion for local news who can react quickly and effectively to developing stories and the conversations they create. This position is part-time and based in iHeartMedia Boston’s Medford, MA offices.

Responsibilities:

  • Report news on website, email, digital notifications and social media accounts with special consideration for the appropriate voice and style for each platform.

  • Provide digital and social support to developing and breaking stories from the local newsroom, as well as the biggest headlines nationally and around the world.

  • Work closely with news managers, producers, editors and digital team to ensure that digital properties reflect the on-air product in scope, priority and tone.

  • Write stories for digital platforms.

  • Post content to and engage with audience on social media platforms.

  • Work varying shifts, including days, nights, weekends and holidays.

  • Other duties may be assigned.

Requirements:

  • At least two years writing and/or editing experience at a news radio, newspaper or online journalism organization.

  • Knowledge and passion for local Boston news, politics, arts and culture.

  • Ability to write cleanly, effectively and in a timely manner.

  • Proven ability to prioritize in a fast-changing environment.

  • Trustworthy news judgement.

  • Strong social media skills.

  • Proficiency with content management systems.

Location

Medford, MA: 1 Cabot Road, Suite 320, 02155

Position Type

Regular

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status.

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iHeartMedia, Inc. is one of the leading global media and entertainment companies specializing in radio, digital, outdoor, mobile, live events, and on-demand entertainment and information services across the nation and providing premier opportunities for advertisers.

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