Reporter

The Salina Journal, Salina, Kansas

Date Posted July 23, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty General Assignment
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary $30,000 to $35,000

Description:

GENERAL ASSIGNMENT REPORTER

The Salina Journal is seeking a journalist who can thrive in providing coverage for community news to local government, as well as local features for our audience. Will also be required to fill in for intense breaking news situations. S/he must be able to communicate with our readers via social media while reporting, writing, shooting and posting to the web.

Responsibilities:
• Communicate information via social media
• Report accurately while covering entertainment, breaking news, and general assignments
• Write quickly under deadline pressure
• Shoot strong photos and video
• Must be available some evenings and occasional weekends.

Requirements:
• Working toward a bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field
• Some experience at a college newspaper or similar publication
• Strong writing and reporting skills

This is a full-time position. The Salina Journal offers a competitive salary along with a comprehensive benefits package plus generous paid time off. 

To apply:
Send resume, cover letter, and clips to State Editor Tomari Quinn at tquinn@cjonline.com. Questions: 785-295-1212

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