Reporter with Sauk Prairie Eagle of Capital Newspapers

Employer Sauk Prairie Eagle of Capital Newspapers
Location Remote Position
Type Full time
Contact information agossett@madison.com
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Posted on February 8, 2019

Description

The weekly Sauk Prairie Eagle is looking for an energetic general assignment reporter to cover all aspects of a thriving river community in southern Wisconsin. Duties include writing news and feature stories, photography, developing sources and researching data for news and feature articles. The reporter also will contribute content for several Capital Newspapers products as part of a team of reporters. The reporter will create content for the newspaper’s website, saukprairieeagle.com. This is a full-time hourly position and work hours will include some nights and weekends.

Experience with reporting and newspaper photography are a plus. Minimum requirements include the ability to work independently, write clearly and concisely, translate complicated facts and information into copy that is readable, and exercise news judgment needed to determine what does or does not make a story. The ability to create content for the web and a comfort using multimedia platforms are a plus. Applicants must have immediate access to transportation for timely story coverage. Candidates willing to relocate to Sauk City or Prairie du Sac will be given preference.

Pre-employment background and drug screenings apply.

For more information and to apply online, click here and search location: Sauk Prairie Eagle.

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Capital Newspapers offers:
-Competitive compensation
-Great benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, matching 401k plan, paid maternity and paternity leaves, and regular paid time off
-Culture of teamwork, professional work environment, and a focus on growth opportunities

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer:
The Capital Newspapers organization is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to maintaining a workforce that accurately reflects our audience and expands our voice.