Intern Reporter

News Columbia, SC


The State is seeking an aggressive journalist who can deliver exclusive reporting that informs and engages readers in the region. The reporter will be expected to move fast when news breaks while producing deeper stories that make a difference in the lives of our readers by holding officials accountable and unearthing the impact of their actions.

The intern will demonstrate commitment to fairness and accuracy, in fact, and in tone, and a strong grounding in journalism ethics. Like all journalists at The State, the intern must have demonstrated the desire and skills to build audience loyalty, engagement, and growth around compelling public service journalism. 

Minimum requirements:

  • Strong writing and reporting skills and excellent news judgment

  • Unwavering commitment to accurate, ethical journalism

  • Demonstrate ability to use social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter to reach audiences

Remote Based Position.

Deadline:  Tuesday, November 07, 2023


McClatchy is committed to providing equal employment opportunity (EEO) for all applicants and employees. McClatchy considers all candidates without regard to basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, medical condition, family care status, pregnancy or physical disability (except where physical fitness is a valid occupational qualification), or any other basis protected by state and federal laws.