Reporter

Oswego County News / NNY360.com, Mexico, New York

Date Posted September 18, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website http://www.nny360.com

Description:

Oswego County News and NNY360.com have a reporter opening based in our Mexico, N.Y. office. This full-time reporter will work with the daily website that covers the north country and with the weekly print Oswego County News. 

The preferred candidate is a go-getter who is dedicated to providing quality journalism to our readers. We’re looking for someone who can balance breaking news and enterprise reporting with paying close attention to daily life in Oswego County. 

Daily responsibilities include receiving assignments, evaluating leads and pitching stories to the editor, researching, reporting, interviewing and revising and editing work for publication. The reporter will be responsible for Oswego County’s presence on NNY360.com, a new website for Northern New York Newspapers that covers Jefferson, St. Lawrence, Lewis and Oswego counties. Reporting for NNY360 is a collaboration with newsrooms in each county.

Qualified candidate must:

Bachelor degree in Journalism, Communications, English or a related field preferred.

We offer competitive pay, 401K, health insurance, vacation and sick days.

Please send a cover letter, resume and writing samples by October 15 to:

Erin Law

Oswego County News

260 Washington Street

Watertown NY 13601

or email ocweeklies@oswegonews.com

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