The Outlook is an award-winning newspaper with a dynamic digital presence that serves East Multnomah County, including the cities of Gresham, Troutdale and Fairview. We’re part of the Pamplin Media Group, the state's largest source for local news. This position covers city and county government, crime/courts and features. We need a reporter who brings a sense of urgency to online breaking news, but who also thrives as an enterprise journalist. We're looking for a person who demonstrates an understanding of community-based journalism. Minimum requirements include a bachelor's degree in journalism (or equivalent combination of experience and education), and at least one year of reporting experience. Qualified candidates must demonstrate the ability to write clear, concise and compelling stories. To be considered, attach a short
cover letter, resume, writing examples and references. Include the words “Outlook Reporter” in the subject line. Your writing examples (web links are preferred) should highlight breaking news, government coverage, enterprise writing and feature writing. The application deadline is Feb. 28, 2018. The Pamplin Media Group requires a pre-employment drug test and criminal background check of all prospective hires.
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