Community News Reporter

Picket Fence Media, Capistrano Beach, California

Date Posted September 08, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Local News
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable


Picket Fence Media


Community Newspaper – Picket Fence Media Community Newspapers

Orange County, Calif.

Seeking a hard-working news reporter to join our team and cover local news for award-winning, locally owned community media group based in beautiful Southern California. Picket Fence Media (founded in 2006) produces three community newspapers, websites, magazines and accompanying social media channels. 

Strong writing, editing, photography/video and communication skills are a must. Applicants are required to live in the area and must be able to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends. 

This is a full-time position; PFM offers a stimulating work environment with competitive salary and a full benefits package including medical, dental and vision along with paid time-off.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism/Communications/English 
  • 2+ years of experience working for a daily, weekly, or college newspaper.
  • Excellent writing, editing and interviewing skills
  • Good photography and video skills
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Excellent spelling, grammar, and AP Style knowledge
  • Must have a valid U.S driver’s license and vehicle to cover assignments
  • Digitally proficient in use of all social media (Twitter, Instagram and Facebook

Job Type: Full-time

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