Entry-level reporter

City: Monett/Cassville, MO
Newspaper: The Monett Times/Cassville Democrat
Job Description: The Monett Times and Cassville Democrat of southwest Missouri seeks a talented and energetic full-time reporter. Candidates for this position must possess strong writing, editing and photography skills. The successful candidate must have an insatiable sense of curiosity, and a willingness to ask tough questions and ruffle feathers to get down to the bottom of a story. They must also be reliable, confident and have a positive attitude. We also seek someone who realizes the importance of breaking news, as well as using social media to drive readers to the online and print product.
Organization, adherence to deadlines, and the ability to produce in a fast-paced environment are key. InDesign skills are a plus.
Barry County is a friendly, growing area that contains Roaring River State Park and Table Rock Lake. We are a short drive to Branson, Springfield, Joplin, Kansas City, Eureka Springs, Ark., and Fayetteville, Ark.
Contact Information: Qualified candidates should send their resumes to Publisher Jacob Brower at jwbrower@yahoo.com. No phone calls, please.