Chief Photographer

Chief Photographer
Texarkana Gazette

The Texarkana Gazette, a daily covering Northeast Texas and Southwest Arkansas, has an opening for an experienced photographer to lead a 2-person staff and develop its talent. The right applicant for CHIEF PHOTOGRAPHER will be skillful, creative, highly productive, detail oriented, team oriented, cooperative and work well with the staff and public.  Position requires scheduling flexibility, but includes some day, evening and weekend shifts. Responsibilities include shooting news, sports, features and enterprise for the newspaper, its website and affiliated publications. Any expertise with video and social media is a plus. Duties include managing assignments, equipment, supplies, photo storage, archives, training and scheduling. A camera allowance is provided, based on the equipment provided by the photographer. Applicants must have their own reliable transportation. Texarkana, a border city on the state line of Arkansas and Texas, offers applicants unique and diverse coverage opportunities. To apply, email resumé, cover letter and tightly edited portfolio to: Les Minor, editor, Texarkana Gazette  The Texarkana Gazette is located in new offices at 101 E. Broad St. Texarkana, AR. 71854. WEHCO is an equal opportunity employer. Pre-hire drug, driving and background checks preformed. The interview process will be ongoing and position will be open until filled.