Journalism jobs @ North Carolina newspapers
A few newspapers in North Carolina are currently seeking reporters:
Stanly News & Press is seeking an energetic general assignment reporter. The reporter must have a love for community journalism, skilled at developing sources and telling stories that matter to readers-both online and in print. Ideal candidates will have a strong knowledge of AP style and news media, photography experience. References required. To apply send resume, cover letter and work samples to: B.J. Drye, Editor The Stanly News & Press, PO Box 488, Albemarle, NC 28002 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. No telephone calls, please.
Jefferson Post, a community newspaper that publishes twice a week in the beautiful foothills of West Jefferson, NC, seeks a general assignment reporter to cover municipal and county government, crime and courts, and write features. A college degree in communications or English is helpful but not required. This is an entry-level position that offers the right candidate a chance to hone their craft and prepare for a career in journalism. The position offers a competitive compensation package and a great quality of life in a dynamic and growing community. Send resume and three to five clips to Cliff Clark, The Jefferson Post, P.O. Box 808, West Jefferson, N.C. 28694, or email@example.com. No phone calls please.
Elizabeth City Daily Advance is seeking a news reporter to cover the education beat in our 5-county coverage area. Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field, plus reporting experience. The Daily Advance is staffed with talented journalists committed to local news. We offer a professional working environment. Our staff also enjoys the benefit of living in a scenic coastal region, rich in history with a vibrant community identity. The Daily Advance, a member of the Cooke Communications group, offers competitive pay and benefits. Send clips and resumes to: Mike Goodman, Editor, The Daily Advance, P.O. Box 588, Elizabeth City, NC 27909 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org .