Wire Desk Reporter
The Chicago Sun-Times is the hardest-working paper in America, covering the stories and issues that matter most to Chicago’s working women and men with depth, integrity and grit. Winner of eight Pulitzer Prizes, the Sun-Times features hard-hitting investigative reporting, in-depth political coverage, insightful sports analysis, entertainment reviews and cultural commentary, both in print and online.
We are hiring a dynamic reporter for our Sun-Times News Gathering (STNG) Wire Desk. Major media outlets rely on STNG for the quickest and most accurate coverage of breaking local stories.
The Wire Desk Reporter will specialize in breaking news from shootings and fires, to fatal crashes and inclement weather. The successful candidate will have the ability to sum up the facts into meaningful, concise reports and the skill to connect these breaking stories to discussions about broader issues within our coverage area.