June 14, 2010

Entry-level reporter @ Bay Area newspaper

The Pacific Sun, a Marin County, Calif. weekly newspaper, seeks a part-time news assistant/staff writer to help with various editorial duties and writing assignments. Pay is $15 per hour.

"The ideal candidate should be able to write everything from news briefs and entertainment best bets to longer lifestyles features," the ad states. "We're looking for someone with excellent general knowledge, a strong individual writing voice, pop-culture awareness, a sharp wit and the ability to generate story ideas and seek out sources."

Send cover letter, resume and at least three writing clips to Jason Walsh, Pacific Sun, 835 Fourth St., San Rafael, CA 94915. Or e-mail jwalsh@pacificsun.com. No calls.
California 6141001

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