REPORTER

Adirondack Publishing Co Inc

Saranac Lake, New York

Date Posted July 21, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Local News
Job Status Full-time
Salary 30,000-32,000

Description:

The Adirondack Daily Enterprise and the weekly Lake Placid News have an immediate opening for a reporter.

DUTIES: This reporter will be responsible for covering Lake Placid, a world-renowned hub for winter sports, host of the 1932 and 1980 Olympic Winter Games and the upcoming 2023 Winter World University Games. This reporter would be responsible for covering Lake Placid's local governments, local public and private schools, businesses, real estate and feature stories. This includes both writing and photography.

A UNIQUE ENVIRONMENT: In the heart of the Adirondack Mountains. Great outdoor activities to explore in your free time. If you love nature, there are lots of activities throughout the Tri-Lakes area. You would be working in a newsroom known for supporting young reporters and encouraging them to reach their full potential.

PREREQUISITES: Applicants should be curious and community minded and demonstrate skill — earned through experience — in writing, photography and editing. Experience with page design in InDesign is a plus.

COMPENSATION: Full time hourly position with benefits including health, dental and life/disability insurance, 401k, vacation, sick and personal time.

TO APPLY: Email a resume, references and samples to Managing Editor Elizabeth Izzo at eizzo@adirondackdailyenterprise.com.

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