Fort Frances Times and Daily Bulletin
|Reporter/Photographer Print & Online
Location: Fort Frances, Ontario
Posted: January 8, 2019
Deadline: January 21, 2019
Do you have a curiosity about people, happenings and events around you. Do you like to learn about people, their hobbies, their interests and tell those stories in print and on line.
We are looking for a journalist whose stories will resonate in the community. This is an excellent opportunity to join our enthusiastic team of journalists at an independent paper published in Northwestern Ontario.
The Fort Frances Times has been published for over 100 years telling the stories of the lives and times of the residents of the Rainy River District. We tell the stories of the people of 10 different communities and 11 first nations of the Rainy River District.
Fort Frances is a thriving community in Ontario on the U.S. border with a sister community International Falls Minnesota and lies midway between Winnipeg and Thunder Bay. Fort Frances is situated on a lake surrounded by the Canadian shield and is famous for fishing, hunting and outdoor recreation opportunities.
Writing responsibilities generally revolve around 10-15 stories per week on a variety of subjects. You must be able to take quality photos and shoot video as well as share in the layout of the paper.
- A journalism degree or diploma is an asset or the study of English writing. Experience with the Adobe Suite would definitely be an asset.
- Strong social media and story telling skills.
- A reliable vehicle is required as is the ability to work flexible hours.
- Organized, self motivated and able to work with minimum of supervision.
Apply with portfolio of work and references - along with a cover letter stating you found this job on Jeff Gaulin's Journalism Job Board - to:
Jim Cumming, publisher
Fort Frances Times
116 First Street
Tel: 807 274 5373
Fax: 807 274 7286
Web address: http://www.fftimes.com