Summer Reporter/Photographer

Join an award-winning team!

The Haliburton County Echo, judged one of Ontario’s best community newspapers, is looking for a summer reporter/photographer with curiosity, enthusiasm and a passion for quality journalism.

The reporter will work at the Haliburton office but also be part of the team at the Echo’s sister paper, The Minden Times.

Responsibilities will include
• covering council meetings
• reporting on a variety of news stories, both planned and unexpected
• feature writing
• photography
• searching out story ideas
• and helping with layout.

The successful candidate will have training or experience in journalism. Experience in photography and InDesign preferred. Owning your own camera is also a benefit, but not necessary. You must, however, have your own vehicle.

The contract runs from May 15, 2017 to Sept. 1, 2017.

Send résumés and clippings to Jenn Watt, Editor
jenn@haliburtonpress.com

We appreciate all expressions of interest in the job but will be contacting only those applicants who will be asked for an interview.

The deadline is Friday, March 17.