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Reporter/ Photographer
The Fort Frances Times and the Fort Frances Daily Bulletin is
seeking a Reporter/Photographer for a full time position.
The Fort Frances Times is published weekly on Wednesday while
the Fort Frances Daily Bulletin is published Monday, Tuesday,
Thursday, and Friday. The Fort Frances Daily Bulletin serves
the immediate community area of Fort Frances while the Fort
Frances Times serves the entire Rainy River District.
In addition, a web version www.fortfrancestimes.com is
published daily.
Fort Frances is situated in Ontario on the US border with a sister
community International Falls MN. The town is approximately
half way between Thunder Bay and Winnipeg. It is within three
hours of large Minnesota cities. The community living on a lake
surrounded by the Canadian Shield is famous for its fishing,
hunting and outdoor recreation opportunities.
Qualifications
A journalism degree or diploma is an asset or the study of
English writing. Experience with Adobe InDesign would be a
definite asset, although training will be provided, if necessary.
Writing responsibilities generally revolve around 10 to 15
stories per week on a variety of subjects, with individual beats
to be defined after the start date. Must be able to take quality
photographs. The successful applicant will also be required
to take digital photos and share the layout duties for both
publications.
A reliable vehicle is required, as is the ability to work flexible
hours.
Potential applicants should have a natural curiosity about life,
people, and the communities in which they live and write about.
Starting position immediately - Deadline January 22, 2018.
Apply with portfolio of work and references to:
Jim Cumming
Publisher
Fort Frances Times
116 First Street East
Fort Frances, On
P9A 1K2
Phone 1- 800 465 8508 Fax 807 274 7286
E-mail jobs@fortfrances.com