Worcester, United States
This is a position for a Worcester focussed online news source that requires being in the field at various events in Worcester and immediate surrounding towns. You will be a member of the news media, credentialed in advance whenever possible. You will have experienced leadership helping you plan ahead for content goals.
You Must Have:
Guts. You are there to get loads of quality content. You have to ask for interviews, ask questions, take pictures, video and audio. Having the tact and judgement to be firm yet professional is key.
A smartphone with a high quality camera and microphone. Multimedia content is everything.
Have transportation. Events will be in Worcester and immediate surrounding towns. You have to be able to get there.
Interest in journalism. It is highly preferred that you have the writing skills to produce quality news articles that are fact based and not opinion pieces.
You Will Get:
Hands-on experience applying real journalism related skills
Credited on published work (begin a portfolio of published work!)
Into events for free with journalist credentials