Staff Writer

Flathead Beacon

Kalispell, Montana

Date Posted July 21, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
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The Flathead Beacon is seeking a versatile and ambitious candidate to fill the position of staff writer, with an emphasis on strong enterprise writing, as well as daily reporting. A bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience is preferred but not required. Firsthand knowledge of Montana and the Flathead Valley is also preferred but not required.

Responsibilities include:

As the largest independent newspaper in Montana, the Flathead Beacon employs writers with diverse skills who think outside the box. Writers are encouraged to bring ideas to the table, both in their daily duties and in the big picture of impacting the publication’s overall vision.

The staff writer will receive a salary, 401K option and health insurance, while joining a tight-knit team that the Columbia Journalism Review called “the best newsroom in Montana” and Outside Magazine named one of the 100 Best Places to Work in the nation. The Beacon is located on Main Street in downtown Kalispell but covers a wide range of Northwest Montana, including Glacier National Park.

To apply, please send your resume to Myers Reece at Brief cover letters are preferred but not required.

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