Jobs

Want to Work for the Montclair Dispatch? Keep your eye on this page for listings of open jobs.

 

Current openings:

News Editor
Publication Name: The Montclair Dispatch (MontclairDispatch.com), weekly in print and online publication
Location: Montclair, NJ
Job Description: Position will consist of editing all articles for grammar, style, facts and format and keeping open communication with The Montclair Dispatch editors.

The ideal candidate has a background in Journalism, is familiar with AP format, has a critical eye and is able to check facts and references in the review process. You should enjoy answering questions concerning format, and be comfortable administering and receiving constructive criticism. Must be available to work primarily on Sunday nights, but also must have flexible availability during the week. This is great experience for anyone looking to work in communications, media or journalism.

To Apply: Email NewsDesk@MontclairDispatch.com with “Editor” in subject line. Please include a resume, cover letter with experience, and links to writing samples.

Pay Rate: After receipt of your resume, cover letter and writing sample we can discuss our program.
Date Posted: 03/21/2017

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Writer
Publication Name: The Montclair Dispatch (MontclairDispatch.com), weekly in print and online publication
Location: Montclair, NJ
Job Description: Writers preferably located in Montclair, NJ to contribute once a week about news and events in the Montclair area.

The ideal candidate should have a background in Journalism, a unique voice, and the ability to write quickly and cleanly. You should enjoy answering questions and be comfortable administering and receiving constructive criticism. This is a great opportunity for young writers looking to build a collection of published clips and gain management experience.

To Apply: Email NewsDesk@MontclairDispatch.com with “Writer” in subject line. Please include a resume, cover letter with experience, and links to writing samples.

Pay Rate: After receipt of your resume, cover letter and writing sample we can discuss our program.
Date Posted: 11/23/2016

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Photographer

Publication Name: The Montclair Dispatch (MontclairDispatch.com), weekly in print and online publication
Location: Montclair, NJ area
Job Description: Position will consist of capturing photos based on the given topics received from Managing Editor. Flexible schedule is highly preferred. 

Ideal candidate should have a passion for capturing photos with a unique eye. Key skills would include taking multiple photos of the subject that highlight different angles. Must be able to receive constructive criticism comfortably. This is a great opportunity for young photographers looking to build a collection of published photographs. 

To Apply: Email NewsDesk@MontclairDispatch.com with “Photographer” in subject line. Please include a resume, cover letter with experience, and photograph samples.
Pay Rate: After receipt of your resume, cover letter and writing sample we can discuss our program.
Date Posted: 11/23/2016

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Web IT

Publication Name: The Montclair Dispatch (MontclairDispatch.com), weekly in print and online publication
Location: Montclair, NJ area
Job Description: Position will consist of working closely with the company. As a Web IT, one is expected to be the primary personnel to come to with any digital question and/or concern. Responsible for embedding proper coding without tweaking to ensure all items are visible through electronic devices such as Mac, PC, IPhone, Android, etc. 

Ideal candidate should have a background in Computer Science and or Information Technology. Wit the solid understanding of how web applications work including security, session management, and best development practices, the position will aim to maintain, expand, and scale The Montclair Dispatch. The Web IT will have the ability to work and thrive n a fast-paced setting, learn rapidly, and master diverse web techniques. 

To Apply: Email NewsDesk@MontclairDispatch.com with “Web IT” in subject line. Please include a resume and cover letter with experience.
Pay Rate: After receipt of your resume, cover letter and writing sample we can discuss our program.
Date Posted: 11/23/2016

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Freelance Writer
Publication Name: The Montclair Dispatch (MontclairDispatch.com), weekly in print and online publication
Location: Montclair, NJ
Job Description: Writers preferably located in Montclair, NJ to contribute on a project basis to news and events around Montclair.

The ideal candidate should have a background in Communications/Journalism, a unique voice, and the ability to write quickly and cleanly. You should enjoy answering questions and be comfortable administering and receiving constructive criticism. This is a great opportunity for young writers looking to build a collection of published clips and gain management experience with a flexible schedule.

To Apply: Email NewsDesk@MontclairDispatch.com with “Freelance Writer” in subject line. Please include a resume, cover letter with experience, and links to writing samples.

Pay Rate: After receipt of your resume, cover letter and writing sample we can discuss our program. Pay is per article.
Date Posted: 03/21/2017

 

 

The Montclair Dispatch reports on news and events happening in the greater Montclair area, Glen Ridge, Bloomfield, and Verona. Published weekly in print and online, The Montclair Dispatch seeks to present local businesses, politics, events, and topics of general interest to its visitors and investors. We provide opportunities for aspiring writers, journalists, photographers, and investigators. The Montclair Dispatch is a member of the New Jersey Press Association. Established in 2012.

 

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