Help Wanted

The realization has come that one person cannot run an entire news organization on their own.  Therefore, it’s time to add staff to Eudorareporter.com.

I am seeking a reporter to add to the staff of Eudorareporter.com.  The exact aspects and areas that the reporter will cover has yet to be determined, but will include in some form or fashion: the city, school district and/or businesses in Eudora.  While previous journalistic/writer experience is not required, it is a plus.

The successful candidate must be able to attend meetings in Eudora that pertain to the the subject area they are covering on a regular basis and write stories based upon the information disseminated.  Interviewing skills are also required along with the ability to develop thought provoking questions on the fly.  While there is not a hard and fast “deadline”, stories must be submitted in a timely manner.  While meetings with the Managing Editor will be needed, most work will be done independently.  Knowledge of web based WordPress software is also helpful.

The individual who is awarded this position must be a self-starter, energetic and, where appropriate, aggressive enough to obtain all the facts for a story. Emphasis will be placed on being completely impartial in all stories.

Financial compensation will be negotiated based upon experience and hours spent on the beat they cover.  The position will remain open until filled.

Interested candidates should send a brief resume along with three (3) writing samples to: editor@eudorareporter.com.

Eudorareporter.com is an equal opportunity employer.

 

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