Full Time Job

Breaking News Reporter


Washington, DC 06-16-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
The Hill, a division of Nexstar Media Group, seeks a reporter to join our Breaking News team. This is a great opportunity to join a growing news team covering an exciting time in national politics.

You should be able to write clean, concise copy on tight deadline s where every minute counts in beating the competition. An intense interest in politics and the ability to quickly recognize stories that resonate with our audience will go a long way.

This position requires weekend and night hours and is eligible for overtime .

Please upload your materials combined into one single document with as much of the following as possible: your updated resume, a brief cover letter explaining your interest and fit for the position, and your portfolio/clips or links to a few samples of your work. Completing these steps will ensure that you receive the highest consideration.

Ideal candidates will have these skills and qualifications:
• Fast , accurate , detail-oriented writ ing skills
• Bachelor's Degree in journalism or communications or
one year's experience working in a newsroom
• Excellent communicator who works well as part of a team

About the Hill

Established in 1994, The Hill is the country's definitive digital source for non-partisan political news and information. Inside the Beltway, it's known as an essential, agenda-setting read for lawmakers and influencers. Beyond the Capitol, The Hill's trusted content is shared more often on social media than any other political news brand in America.
Our properties include TheHill.com, reaching a monthly audience of 41M; Hill.TV, the largest independent video platform within the Beltway with 1.4B annual views; The Hill's print edition, one of the most influential sources for law and policy makers; Elevate Studios, creating breakthrough branded content offerings for leading marketers; and The Hill Events, which hosted 70 virtual events last year, featuring 92 Members of Congress and 88 industry leaders in meaningful policy discussions.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gm9m5v-44-201-96-43-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.