City Reporter

Gallup Independent, Gallup, New Mexico

Date Posted November 18, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary $28K-$29K to start


Old-school, hard-hitting print journalism is not dead. It is alive and well in Indian Country and The Gallup Independent, a 12,000 afternoon daily, has an opening for a city reporter. Successful applicant will be familiar with AP Style and Macintosh computers. Job duties include a regular beat of City Hall reporting. Some general assignment and feature writing is included. We are a family-owned newspaper with a diverse 15-person newsroom. Gallup, New Mexico, is located in the heart of Indian Country at 6,400 feet sandwiched between the Zuni Mountains and the Chuska Mountains in the Rio Puerco valley. Amazing opportunities for cultural enrichment in an area that offers mountain biking, hiking and cross-country skiing in winter. Salary starts at $28K. The Gallup Independent offers mileage, paid vacation, sick leave and paid holidays. Health, dental, vision insurance and retirement plan available. Applicants who live in the Southwest given priority. Pre-employment drug screening required.

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Richard Reyes

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