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Offer: Full-Time Reporter Opening:The Jamestown Sun

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Date Published: July 03, 2018
Business Sector: Newspapers / Wires
Job Status: Full-time
income: Negotiable
Website: http://www.jamestownsun.com

Description:

Like a variety in reporting versus only one beat? This position is the one for you.
The Jamestown Sun in Jamestown, N.D., has an opening for a full-time reporter to join our award-winning news department. This reporter will write general news and feature stories, along with enterprise reporting. There will be local city events to cover, assignments given to you but you will also be expected to generate your own story ideas.
The Sun is a 4,800 print circulation along with a 6,000 online readership, six-day everyday newspaper that has consistently placed in the top 3 for general excellence in its circulation category in the North Dakota Newspaper Association’s annual contest. We’re looking for a reporter who likes the hustle of a small everyday newspaper while enjoying the small-town (15,000 population) environment.
Position Requirements:
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Must have a journalism degree, or similar, from a four-year college of university.  Recent journalism school graduates with internship, everyday newspaper or college newspaper practice are encouraged to apply.
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Accuracy and capability to write clean, crisp copy in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment.
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Basic expertise of video and photo editing.
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expertise of AP style, the Freedom of Information Act and libel laws.
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Strong organizational, time management and communication expertise.
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Excellent verbal and written expertise
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capability to be flexible and work under pressure and deadlines.
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Must possess a reliable vehicle covered with acceptable insurance.
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Must have a valid driver’s license with a driving record that is insurable by the company.
 
To apply, send a cover letter, 3 references and 5 significant writing samples to:
Kathy Steiner, managing editor
The Jamestown Sun
Box 1760, Jamestown, ND 58402
OR email them to:
E-Mail: ksteiner@jamestownsun.com

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Degree: Unspecified
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Job Location: Jamestown, North Dakota
Company Type Employer
Post Date: 07/03/2018 / Viewed 31 times
Contact Information
Company: The Jamestown Sun
Contact Email: ksteiner@jamestownsun.com


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