Reporter

Quincy Herald-Whig, Quincy, Illinois

Date Posted August 28, 2020
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified
Website http://www.whig.com

Description:

Herald-Whig reporters pride themselves in their attention to detail. We have the most
in-depth coverage in the area. Whether your passion is politics or crime, agriculture
or local events, the Herald-Whig has the tools to feed your passion.
As a Herald-Whig reporter, you would be responsible for writing concise, fair and accurate
stories as assigned. You would research background information and conduct
interviews in person and by phone. Covering breaking news and taking accurate
notes is a must! Our reporters also contribute to television and radio broadcasts on
occasion and contribute to our interactive platform.
QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:
• College degree
• Three or more years of experience as a reporter or
editor with demonstrated language and reporting
skills necessary to provide coverage and insights
into local events and issues.
The Herald-Whig offers a comprehensive employee benefits package with everything
you expect and more. The Herald-Whig is an equal opportunity employer.
If you think you have what it takes to be our next reporter, please send a resume, samples
of your work and a letter outlining how you would approach the job to:
Nicole Stevens/Administration, The Herald-Whig, P.O. Box 909, Quincy, IL 62306,
or by email to nstevens@whig.com. Learn more about The Herald-Whig
at www.whig.com and about Quincy Media Inc., our parent company,
at www.quincymediacareers.com

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