The Marshalltown Times-Republican, an award-winning daily newspaper in central Iowa, is looking for a full-time reporter to cover the city beat. Applicants must be self-starters who are driven with the desire to be fair, accurate and complete with their stories. Must be proficient in photography. Expect to cover breaking news, general assignments and uncover and report timely stories on this crucial beat. Ideal candidates are versatile writers who can tackle everything from hard news to feature stories.
Prior experience at another newspaper or college publication is a plus, but we are willing to train the right person. The successful applicant will receive a competitive salary and excellent company benefits, including health insurance and a 401(k). This newspaper is part of the Ogden Newspaper group and offers excellent advancement opportunities within the company.
This position is available immediately.
Please email cover letter, resume and clips to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to the Times-Republican, Attn: Jeff Hutton, Managing Editor, P.O. Box 1300, Marshalltown, Iowa 50158.