A position is open at the Springville Journal for a part-time staff reporter. It is a salaried position based in the Springville office.
Applicants should be professional, community-minded, highly-motivated individuals with news gathering skills. Responsibilities include attending 2-3 board meetings per month, conducting interviews, researching on and writing news and feature stories, taking photographs and assisting with pre-production and pagination. A bachelor’s degree in journalism or similar and experience working in newspapers is preferred.
The reporter will cover assignments in the Springville Journal’s coverage area; mileage expenses for assignments are reimbursed, in addition to the salary package.
E-mail resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
or deliver to the Springville Journal office at the address below. Include three, 400-plus word writing samples and a list of professional references. The Springville Journal is a division of the Metro Group Inc.
41 East Main St.
Springville, NY 14141