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News Clerk (part-time)

Dickson, TN, USA; Fairview, TN 37062, USA Req #10251
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
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NEWS CLERK, FAIRVIEW
 

The Fairview Observer, part of the USA TODAY Network, is seeking a part-time news clerk to work between 20-30 hours per week assisting our Fairview, TN and Dickson, TN newsroom operations and serve customers in the Fairview office. The role combines news clerk and administrative duties to provide the best possible service for local customers and reliable, consistent support for the newsroom.


Typical Job Duties:

  • Provides community coverage through handling of contributed items, news releases, entertainment listings, calendar entries and other material as needed.

  • Provides solutions for customers in billing, subscriptions and other matters, either directly or by connecting customers with appropriate departments.

  • Responds to customer questions by phone, email and other communication methods, representing the local brand.

  • Serves as a reliable front-desk receptionist, locks and unlocks doors, retrieves mail and handles other light errands.


Requirements:

  • Experience with customer service, strong writing skills, experience with payment processing.


Qualified candidates should include a cover letter + resume (combined together into a single document - our application only allows for one document upload) and salary requirements when applying.

Employment is contingent on passing a pre-employment, post-offer background check and/or drug screen.

Gannett provides part-time employees with paid time off.
We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status.

Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, or veteran status. 

Other details

  • Job Family Editors
  • Job Function Consumer
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Dickson, TN, USA
  • Fairview, TN 37062, USA