Position: Reporter (Writer & Photographer)
Company: Maple Creek News-Times
Location: Maple Creek, Saskatchewan
The Maple Creek News-Times is looking for an energetic, community-minded reporter with leadership qualities, and a passion for writing accurate and engaging stories to join our news team. Potential opportunity for the position to evolve into an editor position.
The reporter will cover a wide range of stories, from municipal politics to sports stories, agriculture-related stories and features, as well as take accompanying photographs. Producing multiple newspapers per week means our newsroom is busy and attending events outside of regular office hours is often required. The reporter will produce about 10-15 stories per week, as well as a bi-monthly opinion column. The Maple Creek News-Times has won multiple provincial awards for excellence in reporting and photography.
The successful applicant will have a journalism diploma or equivalent experience in writing and community reporting. Must have excellent interviewing, writing, photography and time-management skills.
Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Interested individuals should send a cover letter, resume and samples of work to:
Sarah Vermette, Managing Editor
Maple Creek News-Times