Company: Gannett Co, Inc.
Location: Asbury Park
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Investigative Data Editor Asbury Park, NJ 07712, USA Req #13056
Monday, January 4, 2021 Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an
innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company
committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an
unmatched reach at the national and local level, Gannett touches
the lives of nearly 140 million people monthly with our
Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits,
and advertiser products and services. Gannett brands include the
USA TODAY and more than 260 daily local newspaper brands, digital
marketing services companies ReachLocal , WordStream, and
ThriveHive and U.K. media company Newsquest. There's never been a
better time to join our talented team. Visit Gannett.com/Careers to
learn more about our opportunities, and visit Gannett Privacy
Build a better future
Join our dynamic, national award-winning team to bring honesty
to one of the most corrupt states in the union. If you love
changing the world, getting laws passed and skewering evildoers
with facts, numbers and richly textured storytelling, this is the
job for you. This job is based at the Asbury Park Press but will
work across newsrooms in New Jersey and be part of the Atlantic
Group (five states) in Gannett. You will also have opportunities to
work with USA TODAYs national investigative teams on regional
The job : You will be at the center of our investigative and
deep-dive enterprise efforts. Your mission will be to identify
stories and data for short and long-term articles, work with
reporters and visual journalists to shape the story and deliver
powerful content to our subscribers on a regular basis. Solid
writing and editing skills are essential.
The data : You are an experienced CAR maven who can pluck a
story from a blizzard of numbers, work collaboratively with
reporters to tell compelling narratives, and boil complex issues
into easy-to-digest prose and graphics.
You will work with some of the best journalists in the nation,
including Pulitzer finalists and winners of the Selden Ring, Farfel
and Scripps Howard prizes, and Murrow, NABJ, Online News
Association, Deadline Club and National Headliners awards.
Required skills : MySQL; Python or similar scripting language;
clear and powerful writing style; ArcGIS or similar mapping system;
R or similar language for statistical computing and graphics; able
to build online applications and back-office tools to clean
non-linear, fuzzy and dirty data; and experience with open records
laws and negotiating with gatekeepers for data.
We want to see what you have done. Tell us in the cover letter
how your work got problems fixed and send us 5-7 links to your most
powerful pieces. Please! Apply only if you have a professional
record of accomplishment you can show us.
Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a
drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will
consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color,
national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance,
sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities,
disability, education, political affiliation, or veteran status.
Gannett prides itself on diversity, equality and inclusion in the
workplace. We warmly welcome applications from BIPOC, LGBTQ,
veterans and all diverse communities.
- Job Family Editors
- Job Function Consumer
- Pay Type Salary
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