Journalist/Content Writer

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Description

You will be working with our editor and publisher to:

Develop your own stories on topics of interest to you and our audience
**We are currently looking for content writers that can cover the following areas**

Business (Business, Finance, Economy)
Local News and Events
Sports (Local High Schools, Colleges, and Professional Teams)
Entertainment (Literature, Computer Gaming/Consoles, Movies, Television, Etc.)
Computers and Technology
Science and Medical
Editorial Columns


Research information to validate your stories/articles
Write articles from news feeds
Work with the staff photographers to secure the pictures you need to enhance your story
Interview participants

Responsibilities

You will be given the opportunity to build your own specialty within the newspaper and develop your preferred category of information. Meet the newspaper's monthly deadline and validate all of your information prior to submitting it to the editor. When you submit your resume, please include what areas of interest you'd be interested in covering and writing on.

Requirements

Must be proficient in writing, spelling, proof reading and grammar
Available to interview event participants
Coordinate your research, writing, pictures to meet the monthly deadline
Be proficient in Microsoft Word

It is recommended that applicants be in pursuit of relevant degrees in the fields of writing and journalism. For specific areas of interest, degrees in related fields are also suggested. (Example: If you choose to write on 'Business and Finance' you should have experience in the area or have a related degree path.)

How To Apply

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