Breaking News Reporter – LNP Media Group (Lancaster, Pa.)

Breaking News Reporter – LNP Media Group (Lancaster, Pa.)

 

The LNP Media Group, Inc. family of print and digital publications, part of Steinman Communications, is the biggest and most influential provider of news in Lancaster County, with a history of 225 years of excellence. We are in search of a tech-savvy and driven journalist to join our talented team.

The breaking news journalist, under the Digital Team Leader, serves a digital audience that values immediacy and pays for almost instant access to breaking news about Lancaster County. The breaking news reporter is highly mobile, versatile, always on deadline and skilled at telling stories from the field with video, photos, social media and text. The reporter understands that breaking news occurs across all newsroom topics – politics, entertainment, business, education, food, police and local government, for example. The breaking news reporter’s primary responsibility is to tell readers what’s happening as it’s happening using all available multimedia and social media tools.

Reporters for LNP Media Group exercise strong news judgment and news-gathering capabilities to provide up-to-the-minute information across the company’s digital platforms and insightful, contextual and analytical journalism for LNP | LancasterOnline. Reporters are expected to develop authoritative sources in the community, collaborate with other LNP and LancasterOnline journalists and identify stories that are compelling to this community news organization’s audience. Reporters are also expected to meet the demands of a growing digital audience by routinely using social media, shooting photographs and video, and understanding how to post their work using a content-management system.

Interested in joining the LNP newsroom? LNP offers an exceptional benefits package with company subsidized medical, dental and vision insurance within 30 days of start, company paid short term disability and life insurance, and a company match for 401(K) contributions after 30 days of employment.

Connect with LNP personally at humanresources@lnpnews.com.