Full-time Reporter – The Progress (Clearfield)

Full-time Reporter – The Progress (Clearfield)

 

The Progress in Clearfield in Clearfield County, Pa. is seeking a full-time reporter. This staff writer will cover a variety of issues including local and county government, breaking news, feature stories and personality profiles.

The ideal candidate will come up with their own story ideas, be able to manage stories assigned by the editor, and turn around three to four stories per day under a tight deadline; be experienced with social media and understand the importance of using social media and videography in today’s print journalism world; have working knowledge of AP style and be able to write cleanly; also have working knowledge of InDesign and Photoshop.

This is NOT a work-from-home opportunity. Staff writers work varied hours including nights and weekends. Four-year degree in journalism or print communications and two to four years of news writing experience is preferred. Tioga Publishing Inc. offers paid vacation, sick time, health insurance, 401k and other benefits.

Please email a resume, professional references and three of your best clips that include both hard news and feature writing to Julie Noal, Editor, at news@theprogressnews.com, or The Progress, attn. Julie Noal, Editor, P.O. Box 952, Clearfield, PA 16830. Salary determined upon level of experience.