Senior News Writer – TechTarget

TechTarget seeks a Senior News Writer to cover data center trends and technologies for an IT audience. This writer will produce at least three original stories a week, covering mostly news with some trends or features articles.

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, able to produce content on a daily basis and deadline-oriented. He or she will have at least four years of experience in news or features reporting for an online, daily or weekly publication related to technology coverage. Experience covering enterprise technology is a plus

Essential Job Functions:

  • Write news stories that include IT sources, expert analysis and context, under deadline;
  • Write trends or features stories as needed;
  • Produce clear, concise copy;
  • Develop IT industry sources including administrators, consultants and analysts;
  • Develop unique story ideas based on conversations with sources; Attend IT industry events (some travel required).

Knowledge, skills and abilities required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or communication;
  • Minimum of 4 – 5 years of reporting experience for an online, daily or weekly publication;
  • Solid understanding of news writing, journalistic ethics and story structure;
  • Strong writing and reporting skills; ability to produce on deadline; Broad knowledge of the IT industry: segments, trends, major industry players;
  • Ability to work in deadline-driven, team-oriented news environment.

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