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compensation: Payment per story, published photo or project. Paid on a monthly basis.
employment type: part-time

Seacoast Media Lab LLC is seeking quality newspaper journalists and news photographers to pitch and accept assignments for Scripps Ranch News, The Poway Eagle and associated websites. 


REPORTERS: 

Cover local news/events, schools and sports on an assignment basis.

$50 per article.

Journalism fundamentals and use of AP style are a must. Must have excellent English writing skills as well as verbal communication skills. Must be dependable and able to communicate effectively with the public. Must help arrange and gather photos for your stories. 


PHOTOGRAPHERS:

Shoot high quality action photos both indoors and outside on an assignment basis. Must own your own digital slr and photo equipment. Must shoot with excellent perspective. Must provide captions for your shots. Must work well with the public. 

Pay is a token amount: between $10 to $25 per published photo.

NEWSPAPER EDITOR/ per project basis
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Between six to 24 hours each week. Paid by project; total paid on a monthly basis. Pay is approximately $20 per hour. Work from home. Hours will grow quickly. Must be available for occasional planning and training sessions in person.
Newspaper experience required. Responsible, up-and-coming journalists with vision and dedication will be considered. 

Responsibilities: Coordinate with publishers; plan issues; assign stories; edit content/prepare copy; work with freelance reporters and photographers; write briefs; some reporting as needed; some proofreading. 

Requirements: Journalism degree or journalism training/experience; excellent knowledge of AP style; common sense judgement; energetic; adaptable; organized planner; good follow-through; attention to detail; reporting experience; lead by example; even temperament; well-spoken; presentable; good with the public/diplomatic; willing to learn.


FOR ALL JOBS:
Must reside within San Diego County. Must have dependable transportation, current driver’s license and proof of auto insurance.

Please follow these directions precisely to apply:

REPORTERS & EDITORS: Send cover letter, resume and published writing samples; or links to writing samples.

PHOTOGRAPHERS: Send cover letter; resume; and attach three photos; or send a link to your digital portfolio. 

  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 6920109127

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