City: Mena, Arkansas
Newspaper: The Mena Star
Salary: Negotiable
Job Description: EDITOR for high energy weekly community newspaper in Mena, Arkansas. Your newsroom writing and editing skills can lead your career to newer heights and running your own newsroom operations. We are a family owned company of newspapers with a promising future. We seek an experienced, existing writer/editor or a #2 looking to make a move up and prove their abilities. A journalism degree is desired but will consider other with appropriate work experience in newsroom applications. You will cover everything from local government, hard news to ribbon cuttings and education. We are searching for a candidate to become a part of our small community and build relationships. Proven experience with Macintosh, Quark and Photoshop is required. Excelled in photography a plus. We offer an excellent competitive salary, paid holidays, vacation and health insurance. The Mena Star is a 4500 weekly community newspaper in every sense of the word, nestled in the Ouchita Mountains of Arkansas and offers an excellent quality of life valued by all who are lucky enough to live here.
Contact: To apply please submit your resume, cover letter and samples of your work to: clark@menastar.com