Local News Reporter

Democrat-Herald / Lee Enterprises, Albany, Oregon

Date Posted January 17, 2020
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Local News
Required Education High School Diploma
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website http://www.gazettetimes.com/workhere

Description:

The Corvallis Gazette-Times, an award-winning 8,000-circulation daily newspaper in the heart of Oregon’s beautiful Willamette Valley, seeks a general assignment reporter. If you love finding news that matters to hometown readers, we'd like to hear from you.

G-T reporters cover all sorts of different stories, from breaking news to in-depth stories that examine important issues in the community. We'll consider both experienced and entry-level applicants, as long as you're dedicated to writing news that connects with readers.

As part of our small but ambitious staff, you'll hustle to break news on our web and mobile platforms, while pursuing insightful, high-impact enterprise. You'll need an inquisitive mind, sharp writing skills and an appreciation for life in a small college town. Photo and social media skills would be plus. The typical work week likely will include a weekend shift.

As part of Lee Enterprises, the Gazette-Times offers excellent earnings potential and a full benefits package, along with a professional work environment focused on growth opportunities for employees. We are an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace. All applicants considered for employment must pass a post-offer drug screen and a background/DMV check prior to commencing employment.

Please apply online at http://www.gazettetimes.com/workhere.  For consideration please attach links or examples of previous writing experience.

Qualifications

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