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Staff Writer in Baltimore, MD at The Archdiocese of Baltimore

Date Posted: 9/3/2017

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Catholic Review Media is hiring! We are seeking a staff writer who will provide dynamic content for all Catholic Review Media channels, including but not limited to The Catholic Review and CatholicReview.org. In this role, you will develop, report and write news and feature articles for the publications in a variety of formats.

Other functions for this position include:

  • developing contacts and story ideas for beat areas, especially the archbishop and vicar bishops’ regions

  • generating ideas for content and actively participating in weekly editorial meetings

  • taking photographs and videos that support news stories and feature articles

  • producing videos, audio reports, and slideshows

  • maintaining blog and Twitter feed that promote CR content

  • other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

To be considered "best qualified" for this role, you should possess a degree in Communications or Journalism, have at least two years of experience in writing and reporting, and have a working knowledge of the Catholic Church and its structure. Must be driven, able to work independently, and flourish on deadlines. Experience with social media, digital media, HTML or other web content management tools considered a plus. (Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree)

We look forward to reviewing any work samples that you can provide, so please include a link to your portfolio on your resume or upload samples with your submission.