Employment Type
Part-Time (immediate)
Job Location
Portland, OR
Base Salary
$Based on experience
Date posted
April 23, 2020
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Position title
Crisis Journalist
Essential Functions

The Crisis Journalist has a unique ability to craft smart, succinct messages during a crisis. The ReputationUs team is seeking a teammate that can absorb a lot of information quickly, offer strategic counsel and produce stellar communications. We’re looking for someone with tremendous quality control and a “can-do” attitude willing to provide ad hoc support and strategy where needed.

Tasks often include (for clients and ReputationUs):

  • Professional, succinct written content – Develop strong messaging, statements, staff communications, news releases, social posts, bi-line and op-ed articles, video scripts, etc.
  • Editing – Provide impeccable editing skills with “eagle eyes”
  • Client strategy – Collaborate with ReputationUs team on client strategy and execution, with direct correspondence with client
  • Research– Conduct online and offline research for purposes of augmenting the final communications
  • Present – Able to present and clearly articulate details to ReputationUs team and clients
Required Qualifications
  • 10 years’ experience in journalism, media, corporate communications environment
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, public relations, communications preferred
  • Research and planning experience
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite

We’re a relatively small team at ReputationUs, so a good fit personality-wise is a must! A calm and friendly demeanor goes a long way.

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