Sports / General assignment reporter

Sports / General assignment reporter

The Montevideo American News has an opening for an energetic, self-motivated sports and general news reporter.
We are a fun, hard working weekly newspaper in a lively county seat community along the beautiful Minnesota River Valley.
We publish a 20 to 24 page newspaper each week along with several special sections throughout the year.
Duties will include covering sports and community news and events as well as photography and page layout.

Qualifications include:
– A bachelor’s degree or equivalent in experience.
– Excellent writing and editing skills. Must be creative and organized and have a broad range of interests.
– Good verbal and interviewing skills.
– Knowledge of newspapers and journalism.
– Fundamental knowledge of photography, videography and design.
– Ability to work with different types of personalities and meet deadlines.

We offer a competitive wage, a strong insurance package that includes, health, dental, vision, short and long term disability coverage as well as a term life policy. We also offer great vacation and sick benefits and 401K, as well.

Email a cover letter, resume, and writing samples to
Dave Smiglewski. Publisher
Montevideo American News
at: dsmiglewski@granitefallsnews.com