Help Wanted: Advocate Seeks Writer-Reporters

Work with a driven team that believes journalism can bring diverse voices to common action for the well being of the whole community. We offer readers a diverse mix of deep dive alternative media approaches, alongside mainstream news, and deeply considered analysis.

We prefer experienced candidates, but are willing to train the right applicants. We have three positions:

Reporter-Writer

A mix of fast turn daily news and longer enterprises pieces, this is a freelance position that is best for experienced magazine and newspaper candidates. A working knowledge of city and county government is helpful.

Feature Writer

Longer term pieces at larger word counts, this is a freelance position that works directly with our editor to develop projects. Bonus points if you have a scientific background, and excellent research skills.

Trainee

Writing and research skills are required for this contract position. You will learn various journalistic forms, and in simplest terms, how to think like a journalist. You will start with basic writing and reporting assignments. You will work developing stories alongside our reporters and writers.

If you would like to investigate working with us, please send….

*Your work history

*Samples of your writing

*Your phone number

*What you believe you can bring to The Advocate and its subsidiary products

Please email to: editora@corvallisadvocate.com