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

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.