New Mexico Political Report

Environment Reporter
With the guidance of an editor, reports and writes stories related to the environment, including water, energy and climate change, with a focus on New Mexico.
Duties and Responsibilities
Receives assignments from editor and pitches stories based on news tips to report 1-2 stories each week.
Researches and analyzes information related to story ideas, including public records requests, interviews and research of records.Writes a weekly environment newsletter of stories from throughout the state.
Revises work to meet editorial approval.
Provides publication-quality photographs to run alongside stories.
Aids in group-editing of colleagues’ stories.
Completes assignments in a timely manner, on an agreed-upon deadline.
Makes media appearances on television or radio programs to discuss and promote stories.
May work during non-traditional hours to complete stories.
Must abide by the Society for Professional Journalists Code of Ethics.
19 January 2021