Press seeking beat reporter

By: 
Press Staff Writer

Come join us! The Suburban/Metro Press is seeking a beat reporter for our innovative company committed to reporting local news to communities in Wood County, Ottawa County, Sandusky County, and eastern Lucas County.

The Suburban Press and Metro Press have significant reach into our communities with our two weekly newspapers, website, and E-editions. Our office is in Millbury, Ohio. Our papers have consistently won awards with the Ohio News Media Association, Society of Professional Journalists, and other top journalism groups.

The primary role of the reporter working in our organization is to gather news in a timely manner, manage a beat, cover breaking news, and develop sources within each community. Accuracy and

professionalism are key to this job. We are looking for excellent writers who know how to dig out a news story, find interesting feature stories and communicate well with people.

Minimum requirements include a degree in journalism or communications, a working cell phone, reliable transportation, valid driver license and access to a computer when remote work is necessary.

Some news writing and gathering experience would be beneficial.

Knowledge of AP style and computer skills also are needed for consideration.

Please email a resume, letter of introduction, writing samples and references to hkd3rd@gmail.com or mail to The Suburban Press, 1550 Woodville Road, Millbury, OH 43447.

 

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The Press
1550 Woodville Road
Millbury, OH 43447

(419) 836-2221

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