Details for Multimedia Reporter/Editor


Western Media has an immediate opening for a full-time regional multi-media news reporter/editor in Kaufman County, Texas. The ideal candidate is ready to cover various beats including governmental boards and activities as well as local civic functions. A writer who can contribute dynamic feature stories in addition to covering straight news is a big plus as is photographic and video editing skills.

Responsibilities and Duties: Our reporters cover their subject from start to finish – doing the research, interview, taking the photos or video, writing the stories and creating social media campaigns to present coverage to our readers. Our next reporter/editor must be a team player and enjoy collaborative efforts as well as be able to work independently. The ability to meet deadlines is a must.

Qualifications and Skills: College degree in journalism preferred, writing experience encouraged. Candidates with previous newspaper or digital media reporting and/or editing experience and recent college grads are welcome. Please attach any clips for review as well as references.

Please send cover letter, resume and clips or links to published works to

Compensation based on experience.