Staff reporter

Point Reyes Light

Inverness, California

Date Posted June 04, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Local News
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary $36,000 to $37,000
Website http://www.ptreyeslight.com

Description:

REPORTER POSITION OPEN AT THE POINT REYES LIGHT, MARIN COUNTY, CALIF. The Point Reyes Light, located in coastal Marin County, is seeking a reporter to join our small newsroom in July. We are a family-owned, weekly print newspaper covering the environmental, agricultural, cultural and civic life of coastal Marin's rural communities. We are looking for a core team member with excellent research and writing skills, the ability to tackle complex policy issues, verve, resilience, and a willingness to work hard. Spanish language fluency is a plus. Our reporters write at least two stories and a few shorts each week in hard news and features, following New York Times style guidelines. They meet tight rolling deadlines, attend regular community meetings, proofread, represent a historical newspaper with professionalism and care, and assist in weekly deliveries. Newsroom experience is required. Applicants must be able to relocate to West Marin and own a car. Please send a resume, references, cover letter and at least four clips to Tess Elliott at tess@ptreyeslight.com

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