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220 S. Warren Street
Syracuse New York United States 13202


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Breaking News Reporter

Job ID: 63513
Job Views: 1645
Location: Syracuse, New York, United States
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Job Category: Newspapers,Online | New Media
Employment Type: Full time
Posted: 01.04.2022

Job Description


Are you a reporter who loves the adrenaline rush of breaking news and being the first to publish the scoop?  If so, Advance Media New York has a job opening you should consider.  Working as a Breaking News Reporter for and The Post-Standard, you will join a close-knit and collaborative team led by longtime editor Steve Billmyer.  You will report on a wide range of high-interest topics, including public safety. You will cover victims and criminals and your work will often serve as a watchdog on authorities.  The ideal candidate will know how to identify trends and advocate for readers.

Qualified candidates should have:

  • Experience reporting in a high-energy, fast-paced environment
  • The ability to work quickly, but with accuracy and good news judgment
  • Strong desire to be first to report something
  • Fearlessness in chasing crime-and-safety stories
  • Ability to develop and cultivate sources
  • Good understanding of using social media for research and to engage readers
  • Digital storytelling skills and open mind to trying new approaches
  • Relentless curiosity and a good sense of humor
  • Willingness to work a variety of shifts, including some nights and weekends

Advance Local Media offers competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package with affordable options for your healthcare including medical, dental and vision plans, flexible spending accounts, fertility assistance, a substantial 401k plan to help plan for your future, generous paid time off, paid parental and caregiver leave and an employee assistance program to support your work/life balance, optional legal assistance, life insurance options, as well as flexible holidays to honor cultural diversity.

Advance Media New York is an award-winning, digitally focused news and information company serving Upstate New York. Advance Media New York publishes and operates an extensive portfolio of digital and print products featuring comprehensive in-depth content from Central New York's largest news organization. Advance Media New York's flagship brands are, the leading website in Central New York; The Post-Standard newspaper, which has served the Syracuse community since 1829; and, the premier site for and about Upstate New York.

Advance Media New York is a part of Advance Local Media, one of the largest media groups in the United States, which operates the leading news and information companies in more than 20 cities, reaching 58+ million people monthly with our quality, real-time journalism and community engagement. Our company is built upon the values of Integrity, Customer-first, Inclusiveness, Collaboration and Forward-looking. For more information about Advance Local, please visit

Advance Local Media is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, encouraging applications from people of all backgrounds. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status or any other category protected under federal, state or local law.

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