The Thompson Citizen/Nickel Belt News has an immediate opening for a Journalist in Thompson, Manitoba.
Thompson, Manitoba; known as the “Hub of the North” is a vibrant City in the middle of an outdoor paradise. The residents of Thompson and surrounding communities enjoy an excellent airport, a golf course, a ski hill, numerous boating and fishing areas, two ice arenas, public library, great schools, a university campus, a live theatre, and many more amenities to satisfy any lifestyle.
The Thompson Citizen/Nickel Belt News is part of the Prairie Newspaper Group, which is a division of Glacier Media. This position would be a great starting point for an enthusiastic graduate as well as a great opportunity for an experienced reporter looking for an exciting change from the regular day to day workload.
The successful applicant will be expected to cover a wide range of topics spread between two publications. You will find yourself reporting on current events, writing W & A’s, business features, personal interest stories and taking lots of photos.
This editorial position requires an organized individual who works well alone as well as with a team. You are dedicated and diligent with a strong work ethic. A degree or diploma in journalism or at least five years’ experience in newspaper journalism is an asset. Experience in photography, a valid driver’s license and a reliable vehicle are necessary.
Please submit resume with cover letter to: Lynn Taylor, Publisher generalmanager[at]thompsoncitizen[dot]net by November 8, 2019
All who apply are sincerely thanked but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.