The Inquirer and Mirror, an award winning weekly newspaper on Nantucket Island, is looking for a dynamic general assignment reporter with at least two years weekly/digital news reporting experience to join the newsroom. He/she must have strong digital/social media skills as well as a solid understanding of municipal/judicial reporting, the ability to connect in a small community, find stories of interest to report on and write quickly and accurately on deadline.
The candidate for this position understands the needs of a multi-media newsroom and the important role community journalism plays. The job entails providing weekly local news coverage for print and digital platforms including text, audio and video and social media for a weekly print product and website.
The right candidate will be able to produce content that varies from feature and lifestyle writing to reporting on municipal government to big picture investigative pieces that examine issues relevant to our community.
Compensation commensurate with experience.
To apply, please submit a resume and writing samples to: Marianne Stanton, Editor and Publisher, The Inquirer and Mirror, PO Box 1198, Nntucket, MA 02554. The Inquirer and Mirror offers Health, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Accounts, Life Insurance and 401(k). The Inquirer and Mirror is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $23.00 /hour
- Nantucket, MA 02554
- Reporting: 2 years
Required license or certification:
- DRIVERS LICENSE