Computer-Assisted-Reporting Producer - E.W. Scripps Washington Bureau





ProducerUnspecified05/10/2015E.W. Scripps Washington BureauWashington D.C., United StatesComputer Assisted ReportingSpreadsheetsDatabase ManagementSPSSMySQLDatavizBachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience, Five to seven years of investigative journalism experience with emphasis on C.A.R.; Superb computer assisted reporting skills to include use of Excel, Access, SPSS, MySQL or other database tools.; Digital Visualization skills/programing a huge plus.; Great research, writing, and reporting skills; Proven track record to manage multiple tasks and ongoing projects in a fast-paced environment; Understanding of distribution for broadcast, digital and social media; Strong analytical, research, and investigative skills.; Advanced problem-solving skills.; Team player with excellent interpersonal skills who works well in a collaborative environment.; Demonstrated desire to continue to learn about emerging media and apply knowledge to work.; Must exhibit high standards of accuracy and fairness.; Ability to take initiative, receives constructive feedback, and work with minimal supervision.; Commitment to the values and mission of the company.The computer assisted reporting (C.A.R.) producer will work with interactive features for investigative projects and stories. The C.A.R. producer will create a visualization story from the data collected and analyzed. Key activities: Generate research and provide C.A.R. analysis for long form investigative stories; Coordinate with bureau reporters/producers to integrate data into investigative projects; Develop and manage new story projects; Works with reporters and other producer's using computer-assisted reporting skills to produce investigations about abuses of power, corruption and betrayals of trust by public officials and other institutions charged with functioning in the public interest; Prep data for online presentation/analysis to help create excellent, audience-directed content for online digital presentations and social media outlets; Meets established deadlines; Adheres to Code of Ethics and Editorial Standards and Practices of the company; Travel as required; Other duties as assignedApplyhttp://www.scripps.com/No