The Observer-Reporter Newspaper
GENERAL ASSIGNMENT REPORTER
The Observer-Reporter Newspaper, Washington, PA, is seeking a General Assignment Reporter capable of writing across multiple publishing platforms.
A bachelor’s degree and two years’ experience at a newspaper are required.
The successful candidate will be a self-starter with solid reporting and writing skills, capable of writing on deadline.
General assignments include coverage of municipal government, school boards and breaking news as well as feature stories and enterprise pieces. Experience in courts a plus. Basic photography, computer and social media skills are essential.
Shifts vary and are dependent upon assignments. Night and weekend work is included, as well as some holidays.
Comprehensive benefits package.
Upload cover letter, resume and three writing samples.
The Observer-Reporter delivers news that matters to the people of Southwestern Pennsylvania. A community publication focused on hyperlocal reporting readers can’t get anywhere else. Through our newspapers, magazines and special sections, we connect our readers to relevant products and services. We provide unmatched marketing for brands looking to reach well-read community members looking to support their local businesses.