Community and entertainment reporter

Date PostedFebruary 16, 2018
IndustryNewspapers / Wires
Job StatusFull-time
Salary$25,000 to $30,000

The Loveland Reporter-Herald newspaper in Larimer County, CO, is looking for a full-time, aggressive, enterprising and inquisitive multimedia reporter who will be able to juggle community and entertainment news, and write multiple daily stories and briefs. This reporter will cover community events and news; write features for our arts & entertainment magazine; keep events calendars updated; write "milestones" features such as weddings and anniversaries; and complete other general assignments as directed by the editor.

We want someone who can report thoroughly and write quickly and clearly in high-pressure, deadline situations, as well as handle longer-term planning, development and execution of in-depth news features.

Furthermore, we are looking for someone with a full range of digital skills, with the ability to use social media and to shoot photos and video, and be willing and ready to learn and master the latest technologies to assist in newsgathering and storytelling.


Degree in journalism, communication or equivalent experience
At least two years of experience at a daily newspaper or online news outlet
Relevant experience in news reporting and writing, using social media, creating enterprising content, and shooting video
Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills
Strong reporting, writing, organizational and story structure skills
Understanding of the imperatives of emerging and existing platforms, including web, mobile and print
Willingness to experiment with new digital tools and platforms
Ability to contribute to a positive culture of teamwork and collaboration

Additional Information

Must be flexible to work Saturdays and holidays on a rotational basis as well as odd hours if necessary/news requires.
Must live in area/county or be willing to relocate (no relocation assistance offered).
Must submit 2-3 writing samples with resume and application.

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