General Assignment Reporter

Paxton Media Group, Boonville, Indiana

Date Posted February 14, 2020
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified

Description:

The Warrick County Standard, a weekly newspaper in southern Indiana, is seeking a full-time general news reporter to cover a variety of assignments including, government meetings, crime, features and education.

We’re looking for someone who is self-motivated with a “can do” attitude and a passion for community journalism. The successful candidate will have excellent writing, accurate reporting skills, knowledge of basic photography and the ability to meet deadlines.

This position includes writing for our monthly lifestyle publication, Newburgh Magazine.

Reporting experience is a plus, but recent graduates with previous internships will be considered. An excellent driving record is a must.

Paxton Media Group offers competitive pay and benefits.

The Warrick County Standard is part of a growing newspaper chain of small to mid-size dailies, as well as weekly papers primarily in the midwest and south.

Please send a cover letter, resume and writing examples to Group Managing Editor Megan Purazrang at editor@franklinfavorite.com

No phone calls please.

Paxton Media Group is an equal opportunity employer.

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