Find Your Journalistic Future In Agriculture with Dally™
If you AGvocate (advocate for agriculture), have journalism experience, and a background in AG… We’ve got a job for you!
OUTLIERS CREATIVE, LLC – Sheridan, Wyoming 82801
Job Type: Full-Time
Outliers Creative, LLC (OC) is seeking a full-time Agricultural Journalist savvy in current agriculture news topics and trends relevant to local and regional ag markets. This position will provide original news content for the Sheridan Dally™ Community News Stream, its affiliate print and digital publications, and various social media platforms by successfully accomplishing the following: gather news information including; conducting live and taped interviews; write stories and deliver news reports on web and mobile-based media platforms. Such platforms require journalists present material in an engaging manner. Must contribute to social media efforts; initiate research, and enterprise stories. Successful applicant will contribute, share, and coordinate content with established web and mobile-based readership, and ride for the brand.
Must be a self-starter, able to work independently, and have outstanding time management skills with a proven ability to complete required assignments on deadline. Strong working knowledge of technical aspects of digital news production required, including digital and web-based news gathering tools and non-linear editing techniques. Must demonstrate practical understanding of animal agriculture and food production, with working knowledge of production agriculture and the Cooperative Extension System. High school diploma required. College degree with emphasis in Agriculture Communications or Journalism preferred. Photography and basic video skills a plus. Must have a valid driver’s license and meet driving requirements.
- Plan and produce web and print articles that report current trends in agriculture
- Develop new business and industry sources
- Research and verify data and sources
- Photograph events or story subjects
- Proofread material for accuracy, which may involve working with experts for accuracy and appropriateness
- Edit and copy-fit written materials
- Assess the suitability of reports and articles for publication
- Use social media to share stories and distribute content to build traffic on social channels
Dally™ is an Outliers Creative, LLC™ (OC) Community News Stream that connects communities through local news and information. OC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against. Inquiries can be directed to our Gillette, Wyoming offices, 518 N US Hwy. 14-16, Ste. D1, (307) 686-5121, email@example.com.
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