News Reporter

Elko Daily News/Lee Enterprises

Elko, Nevada

Date Posted September 14, 2022
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Local News
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified
Website https://elkodaily.com/

Description:

Looking for a change of pace in a new environment? The Elko Daily Free Press is seeking a versatile reporter to help us serve readers in Northeastern Nevada.

As part of our small but ambitious staff, you’ll hustle to break news on our web and mobile platforms, while pursuing in-depth enterprise reports. You'll need an inquisitive mind, sharp writing skills and an appreciation for life in a small town. Photo and social media skills would be a plus.

Reporters cover all sorts of different stories, from breaking news to in-depth stories that examine important issues in the community. We'll consider both experienced and entry-level applicants, as long as you're dedicated to writing news that connects with readers.

Just 20 minutes away from the scenic Ruby Mountains, Elko is known for its vast outdoor recreation areas, thriving gold mining industry and a rural but dynamic lifestyle. Whether you are an experienced journalist or just starting out, this full-time position offers an opportunity to grow with an award-winning staff as part of Lee Enterprises and its network of more than 300 publications in 26 states.

As part of Lee Enterprises, Elko Daily News offers excellent earnings potential and a full benefits package, along with a professional work environment focused on growth opportunities for employees. We are an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace. All applicants considered for employment must pass a post-offer drug screen and a background/DMV check prior to commencing employment.

Please apply online at www.lee.net/careers.  To be considered, please attach links or examples of previously published articles.

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