General Assignment Reporter

The Pentagram/DC Military
  • Location
    Arlington, Virginia
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    Jan 11

Position description

This position is responsible for assigned editorial activities in a news environment.  Must be able to produce stories for deadlines on a weekly basis

Job Functions

The successful candidate must be a flexible, self-starters, attentive to details, diplomatic, able to provide direction, and able to multi-task. This position will work with different personality types. Candidates for this position should have strong interpersonal skills and client orientation and exhibit an ability to work effectively with internal and external contacts as a team member as well as a team leader.

Essential Functions:

  • Perform job duties and conduct self in accordance with company core values.
  • Initiate and nurture effective, professional relationships with internal and external contacts.
  • Produce well-written articles for military newspaper.  Must be able to travel locally and take assignments on weekends as well as weekdays. 
  • Attention to detail in regards to spelling, punctuation, facts  and content within articles written



Minimum Requirements:

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 1 year of experience in the editorial industry. The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Mental ability to carry on complex communications and interpersonal interactions, make decisions with some independence, investigate discrepancies, and solve problems.

 Technology Skills:       

Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, and Outlook is required.


Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience preferred.

Application instructions

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