News Researcher Interview Questions

26 Questions and Answers by
Christina Erne is a meteorologist and a journalist at News 10 ABC in Albany, NY.

Question 1 of 26

Are you able to work nights and weekends?

News Researcher Interview Questions

  1. 1.

    Are you able to work nights and weekends?

  2. 2.

    Why do you want to be a news researcher?

  3. 3.

    What are your least favorite types of stories to find?

  4. 4.

    What are your salary expectations?

  5. 5.

    Why is this job right for you at this time?

  6. 6.

    Do you consider yourself a leader?

  7. 7.

    Have you ever taken a job in a company you regretted?

  8. 8.

    If you could start your career over again, what path would you choose?

  9. 9.

    What are your plans for the next 5 years?

  10. 10.

    What are your benefits expectations?

  11. 11.

    What is your experience with social media?

  12. 12.

    What is your ultimate career goal?

  13. 13.

    What skills do you hope to gain from this job?

  14. 14.

    How do you prioritize stories and events to schedule?

  15. 15.

    What is your writing style?

  16. 16.

    What are some other careers you find interesting?

  17. 17.

    Are you able to go above and beyond for the job?

  18. 18.

    Why do you want to work in the news industry?

  19. 19.

    What unique skills make you the best candidate for the job?

  20. 20.

    How does this position fit into your career plans?

  21. 21.

    What is your experience with news formatting applications?

  22. 22.

    How would you describe your investigation skills?

  23. 23.

    How well do you communicate with reporters and staff?

  24. 24.

    What are your favorite types of stories?

  25. 25.

    What time of day do you work best?

  26. 26.

    What experience do you have researching news topics?