Lac La Biche POST / Lakeland This Week
Location: Lac La Biche, Alberta
Posted: January 19, 2023
We need a good writer — a person who knows how to engage their audience, thrive in a busy newsroom, and work within tight deadlines. Is that you?
Based in the northeastern Alberta community of Lac La Biche, the full-time multi-media reporter at Lakeland This Week and www.lakelandtoday.ca is responsible for the local and regional content in our well-established print and digital products.
Part of the Great West Media group, Lakeland This Week offers a competitive salary and benefits package, chances for advancement, free coffee and a community that is very welcoming.
A two-hour drive from Edmonton, Lac La Biche County is in Alberta’s Lakeland region where recreation opportunities abound for the outdoor enthusiast. The large municipality has a combined urban and rural population of about 8,500. The region is rich in heritage and history, building on an Indigenous-based foundation with Francophone, Lebanese, Ukrainian and Italian influences — just to name a few.
- Journalism diploma or degree / Post-secondary equivalencies will be considered
- Applicants must possess excellent written and oral communication skills
- Photography - Video skills
- Excellent computer skills
- A driver’s license and reliable vehicle
Email responses are preferred. When emailing, please clearly mark subject line with : Journalist hire Lac La Biche.
Send your resume, cover letter (stating you found this job on Jeff Gaulin's Journalism Job Board) and writing samples to:
Lakeland This Week / Lac La Biche POST
Lac La Biche
Tel: (780) 623-4221
Fax: (780) 623-4230
Web address: http://www.lakelandtoday.ca