The Brandon Sun
Location: Brandon, Manitoba
Posted: April 9, 2019
The Brandon Sun daily newspaper is accepting resumés for a full-time entertainment and general assignment reporter/photographer to fill a 10-month term position in our newsroom.
The Sun boasts an award-winning staff and is one of Canada’s leading community dailies. As a member of FP Newspapers, the Brandon Sun is a sister paper to the Winnipeg Free Press and successful applicants may see their work appear in that publication as well.
We want talented writers who are able to find and produce compelling stories and features for both our online and print products. Prior experience at a daily newspaper is an asset.
Qualified candidates should be active on social media, have proficiency in still photography, and generally be comfortable with multimedia reporting
• Superb writing skills and strong news judgment
• A degree or diploma in journalism or related experience
• Willingness to adapt to new trends in online reporting
Brandon is a growing, forward-looking Prairie city of 50,000 in southwestern Manitoba, with hot summers and exceptional cultural diversity. We have easy highway access to Winnipeg and a daily air link to Calgary.
We expect all applications to have a valid driver's license and own a reliable vehicle. This position may require evening and weekend work. Salary is commensurate with experience, as per the Collective Bargaining Agreement. This position will remain open until filled.
Please send your resumé, cover letter stating you found this job on Jeff Gaulin's Journalism Board, and any clippings or portfolios to:
Matt Goerzen, Managing Editor
The Brandon Sun
501 Rosser Avenue