News Reporter

City:  Enid
Newspaper:  Enid News & Eagle
Salary:  Negotiable
Job Description:  The award-winning Enid News & Eagle is now hiring for a news reporter. Recently featured in The New York Times, the News & Eagle and its growing website, EnidNews.com, cover a 10-county area in northwest Oklahoma. EnidNews.com averages about a million page views per month.
A recent General Excellence winner for best of show in Oklahoma’s Associated Press contest, the News & Eagle is a frequent sweepstakes winner in the Oklahoma Press Association’s largest division. The regional daily was recognized with a statewide Freedom of Information Award for its successful lawsuit supporting the public’s First Amendment right of access to sealed court records. The News & Eagle’s 2014 “Under Pressure” project won the nationwide Associated Press Media Editors’ Community Journalism Public Service Initiative award.
Enid is experiencing significant growth with a revitalized downtown. Following the multi-million renovation of Enid’s historic Convention Hall, a full-service, multipurpose venue opened hosting national performing acts.
With a population around 50,000, Enid is the economic, social, medical, political and educational hub of northwest Oklahoma.
The reporter candidate must have a bachelor’s degree and experience being published.
Our collaborative, veteran staff is looking for an enterprising journalist with the versatility to produce top-notch digital and print coverage on deadline. The team-oriented candidate should be familiar and comfortable with multimedia, AP style and able to take direction. This full-time position offers a negotiable salary with health benefits and a 401(k) plan.
Contact:  Please email a cover letter, resume, published clips and three journalism references to Executive Editor Rob Collins at rcollins@enidnews.com.