Freelance Reporters Wanted
Posted January 6, 2020
TAPinto is in search of qualified reporters with experience and an interest in covering local municipalities on a freelance basis. TAPinto.net is a network of hyperlocal news websites that delivers original, objective, award-winning, community-based news, sports, events and more. Our sites are individually owned and operated in each town/territory by people who have a passion for community news.
Freelance news reporters will work with TAPinto’s town editors/franchisees in covering local news in assigned town. They will gain significant experience in covering news and events, business profiles and breaking news.
Interested candidates must meet the following criteria to be eligible for this position:
Previous internship or news writing experience preferred.
Excellent writing, editing and organizational skills.
Self-starter who can take direction and contribute ideas for stories.
The ability to work independently on projects while meeting deadlines.
Photography and video skills a plus.
Community development knowledge/experience a plus.
How to Apply
If you are interested in applying to be a news reporter for TAPinto Westfield, please send a cover letter, resume and three writing samples to Matt Kadosh at email@example.com.