Government/general assignment reporter

City:  Ardmore, Oklahoma
Newspaper:  Ardmoreite
Salary:  Negotiable depending on experience
Job Description:  The Ardmoreite, a multi-media award-winning information company in beautiful southern Oklahoma, has a full-time opening for a government/general assignment reporter. This position also is responsible for some support in daily page layout (we will train).
The ideal candidate has a degree in journalism or related field, some experience in In Design and Photoshop and a minimum two years of reporting experience. Accuracy, time-management, organizational and people skills are also required to be successful in this position. This is a fast-paced environment that embraces quality journalism and offers a broad experience that includes digital and social media strategies.
The Ardmoreite newsroom is a talented, diverse group of journalists who create a progressive and creative atmosphere. We offer a competitive salary, 401k and health insurance opportunities as well as paid time off.
We are located in Ardmore, Oklahoma, which is on I35, equi-distance from Oklahoma City and Dallas. We cover five counties and our area offers great schools, medical care, recreational and cultural opportunities.
Contact: Please send letter of interest, resume and writing and design clips to: Kim Benedict, Editor and Publisher, c/o The Ardmoreite, 117 W. Broadway, Ardmore, OK, 73401 or email kim.benedict@ardmoreite.com and copy to robby.short@ardmoreite.com with 'govt. reporter’ in the subject line. EOE