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Owensboro Times


Date Posted May 25, 2024
Industry Digital Media
Specialty Not Specified
Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
Job Status Full-time

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Description:

Job Title: News Reporter

Company: Owensboro Times

Location: Owensboro, KY

Job Description:

Owensboro Times is seeking a skilled and passionate reporter to join our team at an innovative digital newspaper. The ideal candidate will have a background in news reporting and a strong understanding of social media platforms and strategies. Experience with photography and sports a plus. This is not a remote position.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Research and report on local news 

  • Find and highlight community features

  • Cover a variety of topics including breaking news, local events, politics, business, entertainment, sports, and more

  • Develop and maintain relationships with community sources

  • Utilize digital tools and platforms to enhance storytelling, including multimedia elements such as photos, videos, and interactive features

  • Monitor news developments and engage with readers through social media platforms

  • Adapt to evolving digital journalism practices and technologies

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or a related field

  • Proven experience as a reporter or journalist

  • Strong writing and editing skills

  • Excellent verbal communication and interviewing skills

  • Experience with social media platforms and strategies

  • Strong understanding of AP style

  • Flexibility to work occasional evenings, weekends, or holidays as needed

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

To apply:

Email Managing Editor Ryan Richardson at [email protected].

 

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