Reporter BridgeTower Media

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Central Penn Business Journal, Central PA’s authority in B2B publications, is seeking a creative and informative Business and Government Reporter to join our team.

What skills does the job require?
A degree in journalism, communications, or other relevant discipline.
At least three years of experience covering business or economic issues, preferably in Central Penn.
The ability to work comfortably and cooperatively in a team environment.
Excellent written and interpersonal communications skills and a hunger for breaking news online.
The capacity to learn new subjects and adapt quickly to changing business needs.
The ability to travel easily and efficiently around the region.
Multimedia skills and a love for storytelling.

What will you be Responsible for?
Daily, weekly stories covering:
State government policies and actions relevant to the Central Penn business community.
Economic development activity.
Developments in the Health Care industry.
Other subjects and industries such as Finance, Construction, Real Estate and Manufacturing, as necessary.
Contribute to all Central Penn features, including Power Lists, special reports and supplements as well as contribute to Lehigh Valley Business, Central Penn’s sister publication. And he or she will work collaboratively with other Central Penn editorial staff members, sharing knowledge and expertise when called upon.
Represent Central Penn at industry and governmental conferences, make media appearances and serve on panels focused on topics relevant to his or her coverage areas.
Provide multimedia content for CPBJ.com, including but not limited to podcasts, video interviews and other audio/visual formats.

What does Central Penn Business Journal offer?
A generous compensation plan. When you win, we win!
A competitive benefits package that includes health, vision, dental, life, short- and long-term disability coverages
401K with a company match
Growth opportunities to build your career

Who is Central Penn Business Journal?

Central Penn Business Journal is a niche B2B publication and the region’s definitive voice of business news for parts of five decades. We produce a bi-weekly print edition as well as provide 24/7 business news coverage through our CPBJ.com website and multiple daily e-newsletters.

The publication is also well-known throughout the mid-state for its events honoring Central Penn’s top business professionals. We produce award-winning special sections and take pride in keeping our subscribers informed and ahead of the competition. Central Penn Business Journal and its sister publication, Lehigh Valley Business, are part of BridgeTower Media, one of the country’s leading B2B media companies with more than 40 print and digital publications in more than 25 U.S. markets.

BridgeTower Media and all subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and value diversity in our workplace.

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