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Reporter – Frederick News-Post

Frederick News-Post

September 13, 2021

The Frederick News-Post, a six-day-a-week newspaper in Frederick, Maryland, is seeking an experienced reporter who will also be responsible for beat coverage, as well as breaking news and enterprise reporting.

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Qualified candidates will have at least a year’s reporting experience. The right candidate will also be highly motivated and curious enough to investigate and break major news stories. We plan to fill this job with a reporter who can produce well-written, hard-hitting daily stories, as well as short- and long-term enterprise assignments. We’re also looking for an individual who has a keen sense for news, can generate interesting story ideas, is a team player, has a positive attitude, and can work with a collaborative spirit with others under daily deadline pressures. Must also be internet/social media savvy and possess online skills to include writing brief web updates and posting stories to our website, as well as a willingness to shoot videos and photographs.

A bachelor’s degree, preferably in Journalism, English, or related program, is required. Must have excellent grammar skills and knowledge of AP style. Must possess a valid motor vehicle operator’s license and furnish current driving record with no more than two points for a period of two years, and an acceptable driving history with no suspensions.

Those applying must be open to working evenings, weekends and holidays.

To apply, send a cover letter (explaining why Frederick is right for you), resume, salary requirements and relevent work samples to jobs@newspost.com . Resumes submitted without a cover letter and salary requirements WILL NOT be reviewed. 

PLEASE, NO PHONE CALLS.

Position: Reporter
Company: Frederick News-Post
State: Maryland
Job Status: Full-time
Ad Expires: Oct 01, 2021 
Job ID: 1654319

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