News Reporter

Laredo Morning Times, Laredo, Texas

Date Posted November 06, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Education
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website http://lmtonline.com

Description:

The Laredo Morning Times is looking for a news reporter to join its staff. LMT is a daily newspaper owned by Hearst Corporation serving the Laredo, Texas area which has a population of more than 250,000. The position will feature an individual focusing half of their time on business reporting while also assisting with government and general assignment stories.

At least one year of experience is preferred, but recent graduates with experience through internships or their student newspapers are encouraged to apply. The right candidate must be organized, have a thorough knowledge of news and education, and be able to write compelling stories in AP style. Breaking news, meeting deadlines and social media are a must.

Laredo is a warm environment which features palm trees and winter months with highs of 70 degrees. If this position interests you, email a cover letter, resume and samples of your published stories to LMT Managing Editor Zach Davis at zdavis@lmtonline.com, and use "News Reporter Opening" as the email subject. Send samples including breaking news, event reporting, features and any column work.

No phone calls please. LMT is an equal opportunity employer. Job offers are contingent on passing a drug test.

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