The Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland, seeks an enterprising and versatile journalist with a passion for community driven news for a general assignment position. This journalist will write daily and enterprise coverage for a local readership, reporting on a wide variety of subjects including but not limited to community events, business, the Naval Academy and traditional breaking news, in addition to writing regular local feature stories. Our reporters are expected to mine social media for leads and shoot photos and video to reach audiences on a variety of platforms – online and print.
The Capital Gazette is committed to hiring people with diverse backgrounds, voices and visions. Be yourself. Bring yourself. Because that’s the only way we will deliver on our mission to provide meaningful journalism to the diverse communities we serve. We hold ourselves accountable for fostering inclusion and opportunity across race, gender, age, creed, identity and experience. Join us.
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The Capital Gazette, part of Baltimore Sun Media, offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401K with company match, paid vacation and personal days.
Interested applicants should provide a resume, three writing samples and links to online work, if available. References should be furnished when requested. Send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org