Coastal Climate Reporter

News Bluffton, SC


The Island Packet, The State newspaper and the Myrtle Beach Sun News are looking for a coastal climate reporter (one position) to write about environmental issues along the South Carolina coastline.

The successful candidate must have a strong history of enterprise work, as this beat is all about idea generation and execution. We are looking for a journalist with a proven capacity for watchdog and accountability journalism, compelling storytelling and an understanding of digital readership. Some breaking news and project duties also will be expected.

There is some flexibility on location with this position, but we expect it likely to be based in either our Hilton Head or Myrtle Beach newsrooms.

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.