The Valley Breeze is hiring a full-time staff writer to join our family of community newspapers in northern Rhode Island.
This person would be responsible for some key beats and work on special projects and publications, providing general news coverage across all five editions of the newspaper as needed.
The individual should have a strong understanding of why local news is important and the role of a healthy news system in supporting thriving, well-informed communities. Strong writing skills, a keen sense of newsworthiness, and a competitive edge are all musts. Prior experience working for a news publication in a full-time, freelance, or internship capacity is also required. This person should be handy with a camera and capable of taking photos to go with stories.
Be part of the leading local news team in the Blackstone Valley and a growing media company in Rhode Island. Competitive pay. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, paid time off and 401k.
Please send cover letter, resume and clips to email@example.com. The Valley Breeze is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome everyone to apply.