Full-Time Reporter Opening

The Jamestown Sun, Jamestown, North Dakota

Date Posted January 31, 2020
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website http://www.jamestownsun.com



The Jamestown Sun, a six-day daily in south-central North Dakota, has an immediate opening for a full-time news reporter. We’re one of North Dakota’s top small daily newspapers in a family-owned corporation that highly values strong local coverage and reader engagement for print and web.

We are looking for a self-starter reporter who has a desire to be part of a community newspaper to produce strong news, features and enterprise stories.

The ideal candidate should possess a Bachelor of Arts in journalism or mass communications or equivalent work experience; be able to write, take photos and shoot video under deadline; have strong knowledge of AP style; have strong organizational and interpersonal skills; and social media platform experience.

As part of Forum Communications Company, The Jamestown Sun offers a competitive wage and benefit package along with a professional and comfortable work environment. Outstanding and highly motivated graduates with college newspaper experience are especially welcome to apply. Send a brief cover letter, 5 of your most current, relevant writing samples and resume including references to: Kathy Steiner, managing editor, ksteiner@jamestownsun.com.

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