Los Angeles Chargers - Beat Writer

  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Full-time

Company Description

With a full suite of multi-platform editorial and advertising products, Southern California News Group (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

We're seeking a reporter to cover the Los Angeles Chargers for the Southern California News Group for all properties including the Orange County Register, Los Angeles Daily News and nine other daily sites/papers.  This position could report out of our many Los Angeles and Orange County offices.

Qualifications

  • Previous experience on a major college or major league beat
  • Strong writing and reporting skills
  • Ability to consistently find and tell stories that go beyond the game
  • Full set of digital skills - ability to break news, post quickly, engage on social media and collaborate to tell stories with multimedia and in a variety of formats
  • Video skills are a plus
  • Travel throughout Southern California required 

EXTRA AWESOME STUFF WE WOULD LIKE TO SEE:

You are motivated and driven, you like taking on challenges, finding creative solutions, helping people, helping yourself, you have a sense of humor, you like to have fun – and you think on your feet!

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