The Bancroft Times
Location: Bancroft, Ontario
Posted: January 9, 2020
Deadline: January 23, 2020
The Bancroft Times is hiring one full-time reporter/photographer to join our team on a 12- to 14-month contract. This reporter will cover municipal issues in several small communities that border the Town of Bancroft.
Located in Ontario’s beautiful cottage country, The Bancroft Times and its sister paper Bancroft This Week are long-standing weekly newspapers that provide important local news in print and online. This contract position offers the opportunity to delve into the issues that matter to people in rural Ontario and to provide coverage of civic institutions that had previously gone without examination. This position is funded through the Local Journalism Initiative.
- College or university degree in journalism or related field
- Experience writing news or related content
- Photography skills are an asset
- Attention to detail is a must
- Highly self-motivated with strong time management skills
- Ability to write quickly with precision
- A valid driver’s licence
The Bancroft Times is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a work environment free from harassment and discrimination.
Applications must include a cover letter stating you found this job on Jeff Gaulin's Journalism Board, resume and clippings. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Bancroft This Week
Web address: http://www.bancroftthisweek.com