Reporter

Call Newspapers

St. Louis, Missouri

Date Posted September 15, 2022
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Local News
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website http://www.callnewspapers.com

Description:

Call Newspapers is seeking a full-time reporter to handle government news beats and occasional feature stories for four community-focused weekly newspapers. We want candidates with reporting, editing, design and social media skills who also thrive in a deadline environment.

The successful candidate will possess a bachelor's degree in journalism or the equivalent, and will be able to generate story ideas, conduct professional interviews and write accurate, in-depth articles that inform the community. At least one or two years reporting experience at a daily or weekly newspaper is preferred, although recent college graduates may apply.

Responsibilities will also include posting articles to web and social media sites, taking photos and designing pages.

A working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud and Photoshop is required, along with a thorough understanding of AP news style.

Applicants should send a resume, up to five examples of recent work and a cover letter outlining how you would approach the job to: eachenbach@callnewspapers.com or mail to Deborah Baker, Publisher, Call Newspapers, 9977 Lin Ferry Drive, St. Louis, MO 63123.

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.