Breaking News Reporter

Posted On: August 22, 2014

Journalism Job

Media Organization: International Business Times

Company Description

IBT Media is a fast growing global digital news organization based in New York City, delivering news and insight to over 30 million monthly readers across the world.

Job Description

The International Business Times is looking for dynamic breaking news reporters who can keep us ahead of the news cycle and thrive in a fast-paced environment. We are looking for journalists who can write with authority while connecting the dots for a global audience on all manner of topics. A strong understanding of trendy topics and buzzy keywords is a must. This position reports directly to the Breaking News Editor. The job is based in New York City.

We are looking for reporters to cover the following beats while also writing general news as needed:

*Latin America
*Diversity Affairs
*Youth Affairs

Desired Skills and Experience

*We require reporters who bring passion and zeal to not only succeed, but to define journalism in the digital era.
*High standards of editorial integrity
*Ability to write multiple stories throughout the day under tight deadlines
*A proven ability to break important news
*Familiarity with using social media for news-gathering and to promote stories
*Smart writing and reporting

To Apply
Applicants should send resume, cover letter and clips to Cristina Silva at