Twice-weekly award-winning community newspaper seeks experienced reporter who can write strong features about area business and economic development, cover local government, untangle tax and financial complexities and cover general assignments. The ability to write clean concise stories, meet deadlines, juggle multiple assignments and plan ahead is critical. Basic photography skills necessary.
The Williamson County Sun is a 142-year-old family-owned newspaper in Georgetown, Texas, one of the nation’s fastest-growing cities. Georgetown is home to Southwestern University, a vibrant historic district and a thriving retirement community. A growing complex of hospitals and medical educational facilities serves the area. Austin is 30 miles south.
The Sun offers health insurance and paid vacation benefits.
At least one year’s previous experience on a newspaper and is required. Must plan to live in the Sun’s circulation area. Reply by email to Lorraine Brady at firstname.lastname@example.org. Paste cover letter and resume, with references, into the body of the email message. Include 5 clips of your best published work.