Seeking Local News Reporter

Loudoun Times-Mirror

Date Posted May 21, 2015
Location Leesburg, Virginia
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified
Website http://www.loudountimes.com
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Description:

Local News Reporter

Loudoun County-based weekly newspaper with daily online website has an immediate opening for a full-time reporter. The ideal candidate is someone with at least two years newsroom experience.

The position will require the production of at least six stories per week with regular weekend and evening assignments. Candidates should have strong news writing skills, thorough knowledge of AP style and the ability to originate and investigate unique news items. Familiarity with social media and video production is preferred.

There is both a writing and editing test for this position.

We offer:

- Comprehensive benefits package including health and dental coverage

- 401K Plan

- Short-term and long-term disability plan (company sponsored)

- Life insurance (company sponsored)

To be considered for this position, email cover letter , resume and three writing clips to cowens@virginianewsgroup.com.

Clips should demonstrate ability to write hard news and produce feature work.

Mailed submissions can be sent to:

1602 Village Market Blvd., Site #360, Leesburg, VA 20175.

No phone calls please.


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