Georgetown Communications, publisher of the County Chronicle, the Georgetown Times and the South Strand News, has an immediate opening for a Sports/News reporter. We are looking for someone who has experience writing game coverage, sports features and interacting with high school and college coaches and athletic directors. Coverage of meetings and breaking news are part of the position. Knowledge of AP style, social media, content management systems, digital photography, InDesign pagination and layout/ design skills are a must.
The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, have strong interpersonal skills, possess effective writing skills and be familiar with social media. The candidate must also write assertive stories and demonstrate the desire and skills to build audience loyalty, engagement and growth around compelling public service journalism.
The position will be responsible for preparing stories, taking photographs and preparing video and multimedia material for both the print and online edition for all publications. The use of social media is an important component of this position.
Apply: Please send resume, cover letter, 6-8 relevant work samples, and salary requirements