The Selma Times-Journal has an immediate opening for a general assignment reporter to help cover historic Selma, Alabama and the region knows as the Black Belt of Alabama.
Reporters, in addition to writing news and feature stories, will also be asked to take photographs and participate in design of our daily morning daily. Photographers with strong writing skills also encouraged to apply.
Successful candidates should possess strong editing and organizational skills and be familiar with newspaper design programs, including Adobe InDesign and Photoshop, and be fluent in AP style.
The Times-Journal is just one of the products produced by Selma Newspapers, Inc. SNI is also focused on developing specialty niche products, such as our community lifestyle magazine, Selma The Magazine, and continued development of our digital presence.
Our company offers more than competitive salary and benefit packages, as we are an affiliate of Boone Newspapers, Inc., a community focused multi-media company headquartered in Tuscaloosa, Alabama that prides itself on producing quality products and quality people. Those who apply themselves, are productive and are willing to learn will be offered increased opportunities and advancement.
Those interested should send a non-returnable resume, with clips of stories and other work examples to Selma Times-Journal editor Justin Averette at email@example.com.