General assignment reporter

Fredericksburg Standard-Radio Post

Fredericksburg, Texas

Date Posted September 15, 2022
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty General Assignment
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary $31,000 - $35,300
Website http://www.fredericksburgstandard.com

Description:

The award-winning Fredericksburg Standard-Radio Post is seeking an experienced, full-time reporter to cover general assignments, government, business and features.

The winning applicant will get a taste of many newsroom duties, including newscasts, podcasts, photography and website work. The position is part of six-person news team that produces a top-performing newspaper and quality magazines. We are looking for a positive, organized self-starter with a passion for community journalism and an eye toward the future of the industry. Must have good communication skills, a nose for feature and business stories, and reliable transportation. Digital media, email, social media skills needed.

Occasional weekend and night work, as well as some layout and online design (will train).

Health benefits and 401K plan offered.

The Standard is the largest non-metro weekly newspaper in Texas and is consistently among the top publications in our division in the Texas Press Association contests. Fredericksburg is a dynamic and growing community that thrives on tourism, its wine industry and festivals.

Please send cover letter and resume to ken@fredericksburgstandard.com or snail mail to 712 W. Main St., Fredericksburg, TX 78624.

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