Education Reporter

  • Torrance, CA
  • Full-time

Company Description

The Daily Breeze is part of Southern California News Group (SCNG). With a full suite of multi-platform editorial and advertising products, SCNG is one of the most powerful and influential media companies in Southern California. Our family of eleven (11) daily newspapers, associated websites, social media channels, multiple weekly newspapers and magazines and creative marketing services forms a powerful communications tool that can drive your company’s message home in America’s 2nd largest market. We are an extensive, integrated network of local brands that attract local audiences in markets that matter.

SCNG is owned by Digital First Media (DFM), headquartered in Denver, CO. DFM reaches 57 million Americans each month through more than 800 multi-platform products across 18 states.

Job Description

The Daily Breeze, a mid-size daily along the Los Angeles County coast, has an immediate opening for a reporter who can continue our tradition of award-winning education coverage. We're looking for a journalist with the ability to produce strong enterprise and breaking news for online, mobile and print platforms. We value watchdog reporting, and will be looking for an understanding of Common Core nuances. Our ideal candidate can cultivate sources in person and via social media, write compelling narratives as well as tweets, and is comfortable mining public records for deep investigative pieces.

Qualifications

Requirements include professional news reporting experience. A degree in journalism or a related field is expected. Social media proficiency, SEO headline writing and video experience preferred

Additional Information

Southern California News Group is an equal opportunity employer who support a diverse workforce. We offer competitive wages and benefits packages that include medical, dental, vision, 401(K) plan and more.

Learn more about us by visiting us at:

www.socalnewsgroup.com

www.dailybreeze.com