Antelope County News

*Full Time*

News Reporter

 

As the most-read online news source in the area, there is an immediate opening in our Neligh, Nebraska newsroom to cover local news in digital and print. Use of social media is a large part of our coverage philosophy as well. This individual will cover hard news, features, sports and education. This will include photography and video opportunities with training to include production of video for online and television, should the right candidate show the skill and desire to learn. The paginator / reporter will use Adobe Creative Suite to design and deliver sharp, clean pages for print publications quickly and efficiently, write clever headlines and cutlines that capture the stories and hook readers and proof all stories and items on the pages. This candidate must be a stickler for details, especially for accuracy and legality, and will be ultimately responsible for completion of the online and print publication of each story. The paginator / reporter will also maintain the local community and sports beat with stories and photos, as well as other reporting assignments given by the publisher and/or editor.

This is a general job overview and not a detailed job description.


Required skills:
- Excellent written and verbal communications.
- Experience using computer programs and various social media platforms.
- Photography (video a plus).
- Organization and time management.
Will train on Adobe Creative Suite but experience with Indesign & Photoshop is a plus.

What we offer:
- Exciting fast-paced environment,
- Rapidly expanding family ownd company with small town values and outside the box thinking,
- Paid time off,
- Paid holidays.

To apply, please send Resume, Cover Letter, and Portfolio (if available) to wade@pitzerdigital.com
No phone or personal inquires please.