Reporter

Call Newspapers

St. Louis, Missouri

Date Posted June 09, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Local News
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website http://www.callnewspapers.com

Description:

IMMEDIATE OPENING • FULL TIME REPORTER

Call Newspapers is seeking an experienced full-time reporter to handle government news beats and occasional feature stories for a community-focused weekly newspaper, which is also online breaking news daily. We want candidates with reporting, editing, design and social media skills who also thrive in a deadline environment.

The successful candidate will be able to generate story ideas, conduct professional interviews and write accurate, in-depth stories that inform the community. At least one or two years' reporting experience at a daily or weekly newspaper is preferred, though recent college graduates may apply.

Responsibilities will also include posting stories to web and social media sites, taking photos and designing pages.

A working knowledge of Adobe InDesign and Photoshop is required, along with a thorough understanding of AP news style.

Applicants should send a resume, up to five examples of recent work and a cover letter outlining how you would approach the job to:

Publisher Deborah Baker, Call Newspapers, 9977 Lin Ferry Drive, St. Louis, MO 63123 or email: news1@callnewspapers.com

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