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Editorial   |   Community Media   |   Full Time

Requisition #: 2019-09.001

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.

Job Summary:

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.

Qualifications:

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.

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