dcmetro | Reporter, Construction in Washington, DC

Reporter, Construction

  • Industry Dive
  • $95,463.33 - 163,250.00 / Year *
  • 432 Q St NW
  • Washington, DC 20001
  • Full-Time
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Your next opportunity awaits.

The Construction Dive reporter will regularly report and write stories that lead our coverage of the commercial construction industry, from breaking news briefs to in-depth original stories that analyze the trends impacting contractors. You will monitor your beat, pitch feature and other story ideas, cultivate relationships with sources, hunt down scoops and cover breaking news. This position reports to the managing editor.

What you can bring to the table:


Proven writing and reporting skills.
Ability to interpret and analyze business concepts, industry trends and major news stories.
Ability to build relationships with important sources and report on complex subjects.
Strong digital news knowledge.
Deadline-oriented time-management skills and ability to turn around stories quickly.
Bachelor's degree or better in journalism, English or similar field.
At least 3 years of experience as a journalist. Strong preference for some experience reporting on construction or other other business sectors.


About Industry Dive

Industry Dive is a digital B2B media company that delivers news and original analysis to more ?than one million business leaders in multiple industries. We are a company founded on the belief that executives should have access to the content they need in a way that is intuitive and insightful, no matter the device. Industry Dive pushes the boundaries of modern journalism and marketing.

Our office is a place where you?work hard on clear monthly goals,?have your voice heard,?and shape the future of a growing media business.?Located in the heart of Washington DC, our workspace boasts a lot of perks ? whiteboard walls, treadmill desks, and a dedicated quiet room.

Industry Dive has been named an ?Innovative Media Start Up? and one of the ?Top 10 Hottest Publishing Start Ups.?
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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.