Job Opportunities

Reporter/News Writer

True North is a digital media organization in search of a reporter and news writer to join our growing team.

The ideal candidate can demonstrate exceptional writing skills, is familiar with journalistic practices and has experience in politics or media.

This position is a full-time work-from-home position. Applicants will need to work evenings and weekends as required. Salary is commensurate with experience, and full-time employees are eligible for enrolment in True North’s employee benefits plan.

Responsibilities

  • Writing news stories on breaking news events and updating them with additional comments and information as the story develops.
  • Including a broad range of perspectives and ensuring stories are fact-based and fair.
  • Following the True North writing and style guide and other journalism best practices.
  • Seeking out exclusive news stories, cultivating sources, and performing research.

Experience and Competencies Required

  • Excellent writing skills.
  • Thrives under fast-paced conditions and enjoys producing a large volume of high-quality work.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment and accept edits and constructive criticism as part of delivering excellent stories.
  • Proactive and a self-starter with an eye towards reporting on and writing about breaking news.

Please email a writing sample and CV to [email protected].