Newspaper reporter

American Public Health Association Washington

Reporter sought for public health newspaper. The American Public Health Association is seeking an enthusiastic, innovative team player for its award-winning monthly newspaper, The Nation’s Health. Duties include creating newspaper stories related to public health and association activities, encompassing research, writing, copy-editing and fact-checking. Knowledge of health, photography, social media, podcasting and basic web skills beneficial.

Successful candidate must be able to meet tight deadlines, handle range of tasks simultaneously and work hands-on with all aspects of the newspaper and its related products. Journalism degree and at least three years professional news writing experience required.

Hours: 35 hours a week, full-time, Monday thru Friday. Number of openings: 1.

Applicants who meet the requirements and are interested in being considered for this position MUST upload the following information:

• Cover letter;

• Resume;

• PDFs of three published clips;

• Salary requirement;

• At least 2 supervisory references and 1 professional reference (name, title, company name and phone number and email).

Applicants who meet the requirements and are interested in being considered for this position should apply at: https://careers-apha.icims.com.

Deadline to apply for this position is March 1, 2019 @5 pm (Eastern Standard Time).

EEO/AA/VETS/DISABILITY. APHA is strongly and actively committed to diversity in its workplace.

Link to online job announcement

https://careers-apha.icims.com

Closing Date

2019-03-01