A reporter investigates and writes stories about various events and happenings in the world. Most reporters are employed by news organizations, although there are some who are employed by specific companies that wish to create stories in-house; others work as freelance writers.
Review copy and correct errors in content, grammar, and punctuation, following prescribed editorial style and formatting guidelines.
Report and write news stories for publication, describing the background and details of events.
Arrange interviews with people who can provide information about a particular story.
Generate and follow through with story ideas.