North State Journal, the only statewide newspaper in North Carolina, is recruiting a local Freelance Journalist to report on government, policy, and political issues for its capital news beat on a regular basis.
The ideal journalist will have an extensive knowledge of the legislative process–including state-level politics–as well as experience with trade groups and industry.
- Write captivating and in-demand news stories on a variety of topics
- Work with editors to generate ideas for new articles
- Meet deadlines and word-count criteria
- Collaborate with staff of journalists
- Strong writing skills
- Previous writing experience for a newspaper or magazine desired
- Appreciation for North Carolina
- Ability to work independently
Compensation: to be discussed with qualified candidates.