The Chronicle, based in Medicine Park seeks a full-time reporter. Our coverage area includes the towns of Medicine Park, Elgin, Sterling, Fletcher, Cyril & Cement. We are looking to expand our coverage to Anadarko, Chickasha and Lawton by the end of 2017.
We’re looking for a versatile reporter who has strong social media skills. The Chronicle recently relaunched its website and is investing in an aggressive social media push. We need someone to bring in fresh idea to lead our digital efforts and generate content for our website thechronicle.news, our weekly newspaper and Facebook page.
Write a range of stories for The Chronicle and related digital outlets
Prioritize multiple assignments in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
Meet all editorial and production deadlines.
Manage web content and social media.
A degree in communications, journalism or a related field
1-3 years experience in newspaper, magazine or trade journalism
Excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills
Must take direction and assert ideas quickly
Must have strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to handle a number of projects simultaneously
Strong social media experience and creativity
Contact: Email cover letter, resume & PDF samples to JJ Francais, firstname.lastname@example.org, along with references and salary requirements.