The Bulletin, a 16,000 circulation daily newspaper in Central Oregon, is looking for a resourceful, enthusiastic and imaginative reporter to join a sports staff that covers the wide range of competitive and recreational activities for which our region is famous.
We are seeking a reporter who can cover everything from traditional sports to the offbeat and extreme, with particular emphasis on community (participation) sports and preps. Necessary skills include feature writing, event coverage, and the ability to work well on deadline. A journalism degree is preferred. Reporting experience, polished writing skills and a track record of accuracy and reliability are a must. Many of the duties of this position require evening and weekend availability. Typical work week is Tuesday through Saturday.
Also important is the ability to conceptualize the multimedia components that might complement stories, including video, audio and slideshow elements. Experience using social media, including Facebook and Twitter, is preferred.
The Bulletin is an independent, family-owned newspaper in Bend, a vibrant city of 90,000-plus surrounded by snow-capped mountains and home to unlimited outdoor recreation. The Bulletin is a drug-free workplace and an equal-opportunity employer.
This is a great opportunity to grow with a company that believes in the value of community journalism. This is a full time position offering insurances, 401(k)/401(k) Roth retirement plans and Paid Time Off (PTO). Send cover letter, resume and clips to firstname.lastname@example.org.