The award-winning News of San Patricio has an opening for an editor/reporter. Covering historical, yet booming, San Patricio County – Sinton, Portland, Mathis, Taft, Odem, Gregory and points in between – the News has an editorial staff of two and a dedicated sports writer, as well as a clerical staff. Though officed in Sinton, the county seat, staff has lived in nearby Portland or Corpus Christi. It is the only local news media in its markets.
The job is to gather and edit editorial content and photos and design pages for the weekly print edition and the award-winning regional website, www.mysoutex.com. The parent company, Beeville Publishing Co. Inc., operates four weeklies and one semiweekly in the region, and all within a 30-mile radius of the Beeville hub for easy support from a veteran team (editors, graphic artists, layout support, classified management, ad sales, printing, editorial server and IT support).
Position offers competitive pay and benefits. Journalism degree not a necessity if experience, knowledge and attributes are strong. All of the papers run on an Apple platform with inDesign and Photoshop for primary editorial use and backup.
Life can be a beach. Or a sailboat. Is San Patricio calling you?
If interested in exploring this opportunity, please send resume, work samples and three professional references.