General Assignment Reporter, Tioga Publishing

General Assignment Reporter, Tioga Publishing

Potter Leader EnterpriseTioga Publishing Co. is seeking a general news reporter in the award-winning weekly newspaper, Potter Leader-Enterprise, Coudersport.

The reporter will cover community athletics, meetings, accidents, fires, write police and court reports, find and develop features, lifestyle and personality profiles, and write for special sections.

We’re looking for someone who is curious and excited to live and work with people who will become your friends, enjoys rural life and enjoys hearing stories of the community through tightly-written, interesting articles. You’ll need solid interviewing and reporting skills, be able to meet a deadline, and the ability to share your stories on multiple platforms, ie, print, video, podcasts and website. General photography, computer and social media skills are essential. Good grammar, a familiarity with AP style and an inquisitive nature are a must.
Experience with page design and Adobe products are a plus.

Evening and weekend work is part of the deal, but a lot of it will get good, clean fun. You must have your own transportation, driver’s license and vehicle insurance.

Email letter, resumes and work samples to: nkennedy@tiogapublishing.com.