Reporter (Experienced)

News West Publishing Company, Inc. / Wickenburg Division, Wickenburg, Arizona

Date Posted June 25, 2020
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty General Assignment
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified
Website http://www.wickenburgsun.com

Description:

The Wickenburg Sun, a weekly newspaper in western Arizona, has an immediate opening for an experienced reporter who is self-motivated. The reporter must be willing to spend time outside the office and available for day/night and/or weekend work as needed for proper coverage of local news, meetings and events.

The position is a full-time job that requires a variety of journalism skills from reporting on government affairs and writing compelling features on local issues to covering sports, special events and breaking news. Photography skills, multi-media and social media experience is a plus. The candidate must have strong grammar skills and be AP-Style proficient.

The Wickenburg Sun is an award-winning publication. The newspaper has been honored numerous times by the Arizona Newspaper Association and the National Newspaper Association. Publications include the The Wickenburg Sun, Destination Wickenburg magazine, and numerous other publications.

Located approximately 40 minutes from the Phoenix metropolitan area, Wickenburg offers a small town, Western atmosphere with multiple recreational opportunities, including team roping, trail riding, hiking, bicycling, three great golf courses, and much more. We are also home to lots of friendly people.

We offer benefit and retirement packages, and paid vacations. This position is open and needs to be filled immediately. Candidates from surrounding area are preferred. We do not offer relocation reimbursement.

**Note: All applicants who receive a written job offer will be required to submit to a criminal background check and drug screen.

Send cover letter, resumé and a minimum of four clips (links to clips preferred) showing writing and reporting diversity. Please include references.

Brehm Communications, Inc., and its divisions and subsidiaries, promotes Equal Opportunity Employment in the hiring of qualified candidates and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, national origin, color, religion, gender or age.

Brehm Communications, Inc. (BCI), is a privately-held newspaper and multi-media company established in 1919. We are publishers to more than 40 daily, weekly, semi-weekly newspapers, shoppers and niche publications located in the states of California, Arizona, Utah and Nevada.

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