Lead Reporter

  • Full Time
  • Smithfield, VA
  • Posted 05/14/2020

Opportunity Description

The Smithfield Times seeks an ambitious self-starter with a nose for news to lead its reporting staff.
This lead reporter will help run the newsroom at this weekly publication in a charming small town near the bustling Hampton Roads area.
The lead reporter will work with the editor, another reporter and contributors to put out each edition with a wide variety of coverage. In addition, the lead reporter will help ensure a strong digital presence on the newspaper’s website and social media accounts and manage the content and photography for a triannual lifestyle magazine.
The successful candidate will have excellent organizational skills, a take-charge attitude and solid reporting, photography and copy-editing skills. A minimum of five years of journalism experience is required. Experience with Adobe products such as InDesign and Photoshop preferred.
Please send resume and clips to: tracy.agnew@smithfieldtimes.com.

Company/Organization

Smithfield Times

Contact

Tracy Agnew