Editor / Report

Rockaway Times, Rockaway, New York

Date Posted November 14, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status
Salary $30,000 to $35,000
Website http://Rockawaytimes.com


Editor/Reporter wanted Full Time for the award-winning Rockaway Times. The candidate should have great energy, write well, be good on the phone, and be able to come up with compelling story ideas. Familiarity with Rockaway, Queens a must. Living here is best. Living close is bare minimum.  We don't want a commute getting in the way !

Some experience preferred; will consider talented and eager recent grad.

Duties include covering events, writing breaking stories, proofreading, social media input, supervising weekly email blast, and making deadlines. Also, have good photo skills and ability to write 4-5 stories per week. Must cover some evening and weekend events.

Email resume with 2-3 writing samples/clips to Editor@Rockawaytimes.com AND include a couple of paragraphs about yourself and HOW you'd get to the job.  In other words, if you live out of state, what's your plan?

PS: Rockaway is booming and The Rockaway Times is a fun place to work.

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