Join the team that is changing radio and online newspapers in every market we enter. Local Voice is a unique business model in which online newspapers are powered by Hometown radio stations.
The dominant voice in the future of local markets is not the local newspaper, the local radio station or the local television station; it will be the local media company, delivering local content across a number of platforms. In the Hampton Roads Market it is Local Voice.
Following is a list of jobs available at Local Voice:
At Williamsburg Yorktown Daily, reporters write news stories affecting the Historic Triangle of Williamsburg, James City County and York County. Our reporters are 21st-century multimedia reporters, posting their stories and photos to the web, promoting them through radio appearances and interacting with readers through social media. Reporters must be flexible, able to collaborate and able to multitask. Reporters must also have strong writing skills, ability to self-edit and familiarity with AP Style. Some night and weekend reporting is necessary, and WY Daily values community involvement. This posting is for a reporter who will cover education — public and private, including the College of William and Mary — along with the City of Williamsburg municipal beat.
Everyone at Williamsburg Yorktown Daily abides by the same goal: to be the most immediate, reliable, relevant, accurate and local publication. Reporters must work to establish their beats, as well as be the face and voice of WYDaily.com. It is critical reporters know the “players” on their beats.
Williamsburg Yorktown Daily operates as part of Local Voice LLC with offices in Williamsburg, VA. Our company has a unique and well-defined approach to business. We are looking for staff members with a willingness to learn “our way.”
If interested, please send an email to email@example.com with the following: a brief note of introduction along with a resume and up to three recent samples of stories you have written that best represent your abilities as a reporter.
Local Voice is currently seeking an Assistant Director of Client Services for our Williamsburg location. The Assistant Director of Client Services will works closely with the sales and production teams of Local Voice Media to execute and implement client promotional strategies.
Duties and responsibilities include: creation of sales proposals; entering orders into Natural Log; generating weekly reports; and managing Save30 revenues.
This individual is also responsible for scheduling live interviews, posting Hot Events to the website, and coordinating prize giveaways.
• Customer Service/Inside Sales Experience Preferred
• Understanding of the correlation of sales growth and outstanding customer service
• Proficient in Google and Microsoft Applications
• Must have a strong attention to detail and a systematic mindset
• Ability to multitask and manage a fast paced work environment
If interested, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Williamsburg Yorktown Daily operates as part of Davis Media LLC with offices in Williamsburg, VA. WYDaily is seeking individuals with a strong knowledge of sports, capable of producing game recaps through the use of quotes and statistics in a timely fashion, although without strict deadline.
Please email our sports editor, Will Armbruster at email@example.com, for further information and/or questions.