Type: Full Time
Location: Jackson, WY
Company: Buckrail Jobs
Skills: reporting, writing, photography, content creation
Over the last 4 years, Buckrail has revolutionized the media scene in Jackson. There is now a rare opportunity to join the most dynamic news reporting team in the state. Buckrail is looking to add a Community News Reporter to our existing team.
Here’s what we’re looking for:
Traditional skill sets are helpful, but as the media scene has evolved, so must today’s reporters. Buckrail reporters…
- Can distill a topic to the atomic level, sharing only the most important elements of a story.
- Are comfortable with photography and video content creation.
- Can write quickly and cleanly, contributing 5-10 posts each day.
- Use various social platforms to share content with the community.
- Have outstanding verbal and written communication skills.
- Are available to work nights and weekends as needed.
- Are active participants within the community and have local knowledge of the area.
Currently open to full-time, part-time, or contract-based applicants.
Now for the juicy stuff.
We’re a passionate group of individuals who like to disrupt the status quo. If the following sounds like you, you’ll love working with us.
- Enterprising and independent.
- A passionate learner; you have a desire to be an expert about everything in the community.
- Successful candidates are team players, take constructive criticism and strive to be the best.
- Involved in the community and can be present at community events, meetings, and gatherings.
- Willing and able to be the first person on the scene.
- Excited to create connections with community leaders and become an advocate for community members.
- Own projects start to finish.
- Excited to innovate and experiment.
- You understand that the future of news is digital and want to be part of the most innovative team in the state.
Send your resume, 3 recent samples of your writing and a brief summary of why you love the community of Jackson Hole to [email protected].