Barriere Star Journal
Location: Barriere, British Columbia
Posted: February 2, 2023
Deadline: April 2, 2023
Black Press Media is looking for a multimedia editor to join our North Thompson/Cariboo news team.
Located in the town of Barriere, this position combines the career-building opportunities that Black Press Media can provide along with the charm of working in a small town nestled in the North Thompson Valley. Located just 65 kilometres from the city of Kamloops, Barriere boasts fantastic scenery and is the ultimate location for an outdoor enthusiast who enjoys camping, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing.
The Barriere Star Journal Editor will be supported by a Regional Editor as well as a Group Publisher.
Black Press Media offers competitive salary and benefit packages.
Black Press Media is a leading North American local news champion with operations across British Columbia, Alberta, Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Washington State, Alaska, and Hawaii. Over 1,500 talented employees work with us to deliver unique community news and information across a full suite of traditional media channels and digital platforms. We value diverse viewpoints, new ways of thinking and a collaborative approach to delivering results.
This position is ideal for someone with a passion for community storytelling and news coverage and an appreciation of multimedia platforms including digital, social, and paper.
Preference is given to applicants with formal journalism accreditation but a background in communications or social media is also an asset.
A valid driver’s licence, reliable vehicle and smartphone are required. Work schedules are flexible and are adjusted based on newsroom needs.
Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
If this sounds like it might be a fit for you, please submit your resume and a cover letter - stating you found this job on Jeff Gaulin's Journalism Job Board - to:
Ashley Wadhwani, content editor
Black Press Media
Angie Mindus, regional editor
Black Press Media
Martina Dopf, group publisher
B.C. Central Interior