Reporter
Caledon Citizen
Bolton, ON

Description
The Caledon Citizen has an immediate opening for an enthusiastic, hard working journalist to join its team.

The position provides the right candidate with a unique opportunity to cover a wide-range of beats and issues across the Caledon community, including, but not limited to, general news, community features, municipal council, court and both sports and entertainment.

We are looking for a candidate that fits the below criteria:

  • Produce between 10 and 15 bylines per week
  • Ability to adhere to deadlines and take direction, while generating original story ideas
  • Knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Canadian Press style
  • Ability to upload stories to website and social media
  • Willingness to represent the organization in the community

Some weekend and evening work will be required. A reliable vehicle and valid driver's license is a must to be successful in this position.

Qualifications

  • A college diploma in journalism
  • Hard worker who is looking to become part of a closely-knit team
  • Ability to juggle numerous tasks and responsibilities on a daily basis
  • Some experience in a newsroom setting

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $35,000.00 to $40,000.00 /year

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Preferred)