GuelphToday continues to grow and Village Media is on the lookout for a talented and motivated journalist to join our news team.
We’re born digital, and we have a passion for up-to-the minute news. Mostly, we love to tell great stories.
Are driven to find stories that matter to their community
Relish chasing down a breaking news story and relaying it to readers as it happens
Love digging for a story and aren’t afraid to ask tough questions
Are committed to fairness, accuracy and journalism ethics
Have exceptional writing skills
Degree or diploma in journalism, or related field;
Superior language, writing and editing skills;
Strong photography skills and an interest in video;
Some photography and associated editing software experience;
Able to work a variety of schedules, including evenings, nights and weekends;
Excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills;
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and under pressure;
A valid driver’s licence and a reliable vehicle.
About Village Media:
Village Media operates a number of local news and community websites throughout Ontario. We focus on providing local stories written by local journalists to the communities that we serve. In addition to local news, our sites offer weather, events, obituaries, and a wide range of community information. We are proud members of the cities where we operate. We support local events, charitable causes, and recognize our neighbours’ achievements. We’re more than just news: Village Media is all about community.