Seeking reporter to join daily newspaper

Times-Republican, Marshalltown, Iowa

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Date Posted September 16, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website http://timesrepublican.com

Description:

The Marshalltown Times-Republican has an immediate opening for a news reporter to join its community newspaper staff.

The ideal candidate will thrive in a fast-paced newsroom and be disciplined with meeting short and long-term deadlines. Strong photography skills, solid knowledge of AP Style and the ability to write clear, concise copy is required.

The reporter will be expected to cover stories on government, education, breaking news and other community news and events. The position requires the reporter to generate their own story ideas, field assignments from editors and turn out stories on a daily basis.

The Times-Republican is an award-winning daily newspaper covering Central Iowa with a print distribution of more than 6,000. The Times-Republican is part of Ogden Newspapers, which publishes 47 daily newspapers in 14 states. The company continues to invest in newspapers and is committed to excellence in local journalism and to delivering value to our readers and advertisers.

This is a full-time, hourly position, Monday-Friday with some weekend work. It offers health benefits and a 401(k). To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Publisher Abigail Pelzer at apelzer@times republican.com.

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