News Reporter

Houston Press

Houston, Texas

Date Posted July 22, 2022
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Local News
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Starting Salary Range $50,000
Website http://www.houstonpress.com

Description:

The Houston Press has an immediate opening for a full-time news writer.

We’re looking for a journalist with a solid news background to cover developing stories through the week and find news of interest to our readership. Staff writers work under the guidance of an experienced editor in a small but scrappy newsroom with a history of excellence, including numerous national and regional reporting awards.

We value ambitious reporting, well-crafted prose, an engaging voice and savvy use of social media. Ideal candidates will have the proven ability to report and write well in diverse areas, such as politics, public health, business, environmental issues, law and government.

Must have access to a vehicle.

Photography skills are a definite plus.

We offer competitive salaries and benefits.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $50,000.00 per year

***QUALIFIED APPLICANTS MUST SEND ALL OF THE FOLLOWING TO BE CONSIDERED:  BEST NEWS CLIPS, RESUME and COVER LETTER***

Please send all the above to resumes@houstonpress.com to apply.

 

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