Retail Business Reporter at Vegas Review-Journal

Posted By David Wilhite on Thursday May 2, 2019

Job Description: Click HERE for a full job description.

Job Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, communications, journalism or related field.
  • At least two years of business reporting experience at a midsize or metro daily newspaper or news website.
  • Previous experience covering retail is a plus.
  • Ability to work well under deadline pressure, develop sources and take complicated issues and make them engaging to readers.
  • Ability to interpret and analyze business concepts, industry trends and major news stories.
  • Ability to quickly build a strong social media following.
  • Ability to shoot video to accompany stories. Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team.

How to Apply: Interested candidates should send a cover letter outlining why you are interested in covering retail; a resume; 1-3 Las Vegas-oriented retail story ideas and samples of your best work to Deputy Managing Editor Pete Johnson at and Business Editor Nicole Raz at

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