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Reporter

Waco, TX, USA Req #4403
Monday, November 9, 2020

The Waco Tribune-Herald has an immediate opening for a Reporter. The successful applicant will cover a variety of beats including crime, government, education and feature writing.


ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Reports accurate and thorough stories gathered through source development and common sense
  • Writes stories assigned by editor
  • Researches issues before filing stories
  • Works with photographers for visual elements for stories
  • Writes briefs
  • Updates social media regularly
  • Shoot and edit video/take and transmit pictures with phone

NECESSARY KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • Proficient in InDesign
  • Ability to follow all company policies and procedures including but not limited
    to attendance standards

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

This position requires a bachelor’s degree from a four-year accredited college or equivalent experience. One to three years experience at a weekly or daily preferred. Internships at larger papers and strong college newspaper experience will be highly considered. Satisfactory driving record with valid driver license required.

Lee Enterprises is an equal opportunity employer.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Waco, TX, USA