The El Campo Leader-News has an immediate opening for a full-time news reporter.
The ideal candidate is ready to cover various beats including regular meetings of school boards and other local government activities as well as local civic functions and contribute dynamic feature stories. Ability to produce quality pages each week using InDesign software and contribute photography to accompany your stories is a big plus. Our next reporter must be a team player and enjoy collaborative efforts as well as be able to work independently. The ability to meet deadlines is a must.
Candidates with previous newspaper experience are preferred, but will consider college graduates with outstanding skills.
The Leader-News is a EOE. Salary depends on experience. Health insurance, vacation and participation in 401K available.
The El Campo Leader-News is an award-winning publication serving residents in Wharton County located on U.S. 59 between Houston and Victoria.