General assignments reporter

City:  McAlester, OK
Newspaper:  McAlester News-Capital
Salary:  $25,000-$30,000
Job Description:  The McAlester News-Capital seeks an energetic general assignments reporter. The News-Capital needs someone who wants to hone or enhance their editing skills while producing 10 stories per week. The ideal candidate will have pagination and copy-editing skills. Journalism degree preferred. We need a self-starter with a background or interest in Education/Healthcare. This reporter would produce material for use on all of our platforms: print, website, and social media. This person must shoot photos and videos. We encourage applicants of all ages and experience, as we do not discriminate on the basis of an applicant’s age. EOE.
Contact: Please send a cover letter, resume, story clips and published photos to echoate@mcalesternews.com. Address: Ed Choate, Publisher/Editor, McAlester News-Capital, 500 S. Second St., McAlester OK 74501.