We are looking for an enthusiastic staff writer to join our editorial team. You will work closely with the Editor and Managing Editor of the Baptist Messenger.
As a staff writer, you should be able to perform thorough research on various topics and have a keen eye for detail. Ultimately, you should be able to deliver good quality content like news posts, reviews and features.
In addition, this role contributes to the social media communications of the Baptist Messenger and the Oklahoma Baptists organization.
The position is full time and requires 37.5 hours per week, usually Monday through Thursday, 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM. Some seasonal overtime work, including weekends and some overnights stays at camp, will be required. The successful candidate must be an active member of a Southern Baptist church.
Writing clear and interesting articles, blogs,etc.
Working closely with fellow Baptist Messenger staff and creative group
Giving ideas for publication
At least 1 year of experience as a Staff Writer, Reporter or Copywriter
Good writing acumen
Familiar with MS Office, wordpress and other applications
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)