STAFF REPORTER

EWTN - Full-time, onsite in Washington, D.C. Not remote-eligible.

STAFF REPORTER Full-time, onsite in Washington, D.C. Not remote-eligible. HOW YOU WILL IMPACT THE BIG PICTURE: As the Staff Reporter, you will assist the CNA’s editors by quickly researching, contacting sources, and writing articles in accordance with CNA’s style and mission. The reporter should be able to adapt content for audio or video platforms.

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

•Produce original news for the Catholic News Agency by researching topics, contacting relevant sources, conductinginterviews, and writing articles.

•Generate new story and article ideas and pitches to editors including obtaining relevant photos, graphics, or videoswhen applicable.

•Conduct research, consult experts for background, develop a network of sources and contacts, conduct interviews asappropriate.

•Complete quick write-ups as assigned, often under short deadlines.

•Adapt content to audio or video platforms.

•Help with weekend writing, editing, and posting when necessary; attend meetings/calls and collaborate with thebroader News team.

ABOUT YOU:

●You have a minimum of 2-3 years of prior experience in journalism or communications, emphasis on newswriting fordigital platforms; prior newsroom experience is preferred.

●You possess strong writing skills and knowledge of journalistic style and ethics.

●You are a practicing Catholic with demonstrated understanding of the Catholic Church and relevant topics and how itrelates to EWTN News’ Mission, Vision, and Values.

●You possess excellent communication & interpersonal skills.

●You have strong organizational skills with meticulous attention to detail.

●You are self-motivated with proven ability to meet deadlines as assigned; ability to prioritize and multi-task at a highlevel and can quickly adapt to changing priorities.

●You are very proficient in Microsoft Office, web-based applications, and have experience using a web contentmanagement system.

●Intermediate skills in photo editing is strongly preferred.

●You are able to work a flexible schedule to meet news deadlines as necessary; willing and able to travel domesticallyfor on-the-ground reporting in consideration of news coverage.

●You hold a bachelor’s Degree in English, Journalism, Communications, or other relevant field is required.

WHAT YOU’LL LOVE ABOUT WORKING HERE:

•We offer a career with purpose! Apply your God-given talents, knowing your contributions help advance EWTN’smission of sharing the Gospel with the world.

•Family-oriented working environment. We value the importance of work/life balance, and welcome you as an EWTNfamily member, not just an employee.

•Worship at work! Freedom to participate in daily Mass, Adoration, and prayer throughout your workday.

•Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package including Health, Dental, Vision, Life/Disability insurance andRetirement Savings Plan.

• 11 Paid Holidays and generous Paid Time Off program.

• Tuition reimbursement for online continuing education and degree programs through our partnership with Catholic Distance University.

• Ability to learn alongside legacy employees while bringing new ideas to the growing team!

WHAT TO DO NEXT:

If you’re ready to get started on EWTN’s mission to bring the Gospel to the world, please email a cover letter, resume and your salary expectations to [email protected]. Thank you for considering EWTN and we look forward to hearing from you!