Seeking versatile reporter!
The Creston News Advertiser — an award-winning newspaper located in southwest Iowa — is seeking a full-time reporter to join our newsroom staff. This reporter will cover meetings, write feature stories, conduct enterprise reporting, paginate and do some photography for our daily newspaper with a circulation of 4,000. This reporter should be self-motivated with the ability to generate his or her own story ideas and field assignments from editors.
The chosen candidate will cover a beat but should also be versatile enough to report on stories outside of his or her beat. We cover events from county fairs to the Southwest Iowa Hot Air Balloon Days to the Fourth of July and everything in between. We also publish two magazines – Creston Living and Southwest Iowa Ag Mag.
Solid knowledge of AP style and grammar are required, as is the ability to write clear, concise copy. Photography skills are a plus. Some evening and weekend work hours required.
The successful candidate must possess and maintain a valid driver's license, proof of insurance, reliable transportation and acceptable motor vehicle record.
Enjoy the Rewards of Working Among the Best:
In return for your contributions to our success, Shaw Media offers a competitive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and 401(k) with company match.
Shaw Media offers a comprehensive benefit package.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and writing samples.
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Or mail it to us at:
Creston News Advertiser
Human Resources Department
P.O. Box 126
Creston, Iowa 50801
Shaw Media is a Drug Free Employer.
Pre-employment background check and drug screen required.
This posting may not include all duties of the position.
Equal Opportunity Employee