FAIRMONT, W.Va. — The Times West Virginian, the seven-time West Virginia Press Association Newspaper of the Year in Fairmont, W.Va., has immediate openings for full-time multi-media journalists. There are currently two open positions.
This is an opportunity to get in on the ground floor of effective change in a rapidly evolving industry in need of digital-savvy journalists. The Times West Virginian is truly a multimedia news organization, reaching hundreds of thousands of readers on multiple platforms, including the printed product, website, mobile app and social media. The candidates will be responsible for regular coverage of city government meetings, education, breaking news and general assignments. The candidate will also be responsible for producing web-exclusive content, long-term digital packages and work with other reporters on building digital audience and readership on the newspaper’s website.
The candidate should have strong writing, photography and video-editing skills and understand the digital world.
The candidate should have a degree in media, communications or a related field. Professional experience is preferred but not required.
Benefits include paid vacation, health and dental insurance and 401(k). Salary is based on experience.
Candidates should be from North Central West Virginia or willing to relocate.
Please email a cover letter, resume and clips and links relevant to the position to Misty Poe, General Manager/Editor, at [email protected].
TWV is an equal opportunity employer.
The Times West Virginian is a CNHI newspaper. Based in Montgomery, Alabama, CNHI is a leading publisher of local news and information. Its newspapers, websites and specialty publications serve communities in 23 states.
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