|Date Posted||April 07, 2021|
|Industry||Newspapers / Wires|
The Kennebec Journal newspaper in Augusta, Maine, is seeking an enterprising and energetic journalist to join its reporting staff for the paper and Centralmaine.com. This reporter will cover general interest news and geographic beats in the greater Augusta area, while devoting time to important regional issues and enterprise projects. The reporter must have: excellent reporting and writing skills; a sense of urgency that compels them to beat the competition on developing news; comfort with a digital-first environment; a proven ability to file stories on deadline; and experience rounding out stories with depth and context. Applicants must also be willing to work nights and weekends. A division of MaineToday Media, the Kennebec Journal prides itself on watchdog journalism and high standards of professionalism. We are an EEO employer. Applicants should email a cover letter, resume and up to five writing samples to Managing Editor Scott Monroe: firstname.lastname@example.org.