The Montrose Daily Press and its online companion — http://www.montrosepress.com — has two openings on its news staff.
The News Editor is the number two position in the newsroom. Duties include working with the editorial staff covering local news and sports, pagination, writing editorials and page design. Experience in a newsroom management position is preferred, but we will consider other applicants who are looking to advance in their career.
We have an opening for Sports Reporter. The successful applicant will cover the primary news beat of Montrose, Olathe, Delta and the surrounding area. Photography and pagination skills regarded as a plus. Recent college graduates are encouraged to apply.
THE DAILY PRESS AND MONTROSE
The Montrose Daily Press is a seven-day morning daily newspaper. It is a division of Wick Communications, a family-owned multi-media company, now in its third generation, with operations in community markets in 11 states. In recent years, the Daily Press has been cited by the Colorado Press Association and by the Colorado Associated Press for general excellence and editorial excellence; photography and design, news coverage and online coverage.
The Daily Press is a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment with a commitment to community journalism.
The Daily Press offers health and dental care benefits, paid vacation, a 401K retirement plan and other benefits.
Montrose, Colorado is situated within minutes of a national park, national forest, and four major ski areas including Telluride Colorado. This location offers an abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities in a growing market.
Send your resume and a PDF of your clips, to: Matt Lindberg, Managing Editor at firstname.lastname@example.org.. Visit our web site at www.montrosepress.com and visit our parent company’s web site at www.wickcommunications.com.