The Forecaster family of weekly newspapers has immediate openings for full-time staff writers in our Portland office. Be a part of this award-winning local weekly newspaper group with six editions covering Southern and Midcoast Maine.
Applicants should have college or professional newspaper experience and strong writing and reporting skills. Experienced reporters are welcome, but this is also an excellent opportunity for those looking to start out in the world of journalism. You must be, versatile, a self-starter, competitive and enthusiastic, with a desire to produce news and feature stories, and enterprise projects, for print and online. We embrace newsroom technology and the use of social media. General photography skills required. Candidates must have reliable transportation and good driving record.
A comprehensive benefit package is available: Medical, dental & vision insurance options; 401(k) with company match; paid holidays, vacation and sick time; and travel reimbursement. If you are interested, please forward cover letter and resume to:
Attn. Human Resources
P.O. Box 4400
Lewiston, ME 04243-4400
Email to: email@example.com
The Forecaster is a division of the Masthead Maine Network
Location/Region: Portland, Maine