Business News Reporter at Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Posted By David Wilhite

Job Description: The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is looking for a highly motivated business news reporter to cover retail and workforce issues, as well as other business news as needed. This role combines an ability to interpret financial reports and develop sources within industries with telling lively, impactful stories illustrating economic trends through people’s experiences. It requires keen attention to detail, strong editorial judgment and writing skills, and the ability to handle a fast-paced newsroom environment.

Job Duties:

  • Develop and write content for the Post-Gazette’s desktop, mobile and print publications, collaborating with editors, reporters, photographers, graphic artists and social media team members.

  • Use social media to find news sources, generate leads for stories and to engage our audience.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Must be a skilled writer with outstanding communication skills, able to generate content under tight deadlines and comfortable with using social media tools.

  • The job is generally daylight hours and some weekends but must be flexible as assignments demand.

  • BS/BA degree, preferably in journalism.

How to Apply: Send cover letter, resume and clips to Teresa Lindeman, A.M.E., Business, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at tlindeman@post-gazette.com

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