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Baltimore City Hall Reporter

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The Baltimore Banner

The Baltimore Banner

51-200 employees

Digital news platform for Baltimore and Maryland

Entertainment

Senior

Baltimore, MD, USA

Category
Digital Journalism
Journalism
News Reporting
Required Skills
Journalism
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in journalism
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Strong writing skills and ability to quickly make complex topics understandable
  • A strong instinct for news
  • Digital savvy and a familiarity with audience analytics
  • Enthusiasm for news and content that will resonate with readers
  • Teamwork and willingness to collaborate with others
  • Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to give and receive constructive feedback
  • Willingness to work some nights and weekends as news dictates
  • A commitment to upholding journalistic values and ethics
Responsibilities
  • Write the news of the day quickly, with accuracy, context and sweep
  • Have a keen eye for the stories that make Baltimore politics unique and interesting
  • Cultivate a diverse and deep source network to inform story selection
  • Be immersed in the political currents – issues, personalities, exigencies – that shape Baltimore.
  • Constantly push to close the gap between what’s known and what can be reported to our audience
  • Be flexible and creative, choosing forms best suited for each story
  • Use and understand newsroom analytics to hone and identify coverage that serves readers
  • Collaborate with reporters across the newsroom
  • Work across social media platforms to tailor content to connect with readers
  • Represent The Banner in the community as needed – in person or on television or radio appearances

The Baltimore Banner is an ideal workplace for those passionate about leveraging digital technology to inform and engage with communities. As a leading digital platform for local news in Baltimore and Maryland, the organization excels in comprehensive coverage across various domains, including politics, education, sports, and culture. This company fosters a vibrant culture where employees can thrive by staying at the forefront of digital news innovation and community engagement.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Baltimore, Maryland

Founded

2022

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

30%

2 year growth

44%