Contributing Writers

Contributing Writers

Navarre Press is seeking contributing writers for the following “themed” pages:

 

Navarre Beach / Outdoors / Health and Fitness / Faith and Family / Pets /Military / Seniors / Education (school level)

Qualifications:

The successful candidate is intellectually curious, enjoys journalism and writing. Our ideal contributing writer knows how to jump on breaking news for both print and digital platforms while also juggling planned stories and long-term enterprise projects. This person also is persistent and skilled at cultivating sources to uncover stories that matter to our readers.

Ideal candidates are proactive and part of our community.

Writers must be hardworking, self-motivated and able to relate to others. Remember, Navarre Press is the community’s source for reliable news and information – it is not about us.

Navarre Press Core Principles:

The truth is our currency: We have to know the truth in order to make good decisions. The same with our community – they have to know the truth. Admit mistakes quickly so we can deal with them.

Excellence is our ordinary: We don’t do average – we only do extraordinary

Personal Accountability: When there is a problem, you are part of the solution. (See the Question behind the Question)

Passion for what you do – you either love it or leave it. You need to be/should be passionate about our mission.

We are not here for us: We are part of something much bigger than ourselves. We are here to serve our community.

 

Our Mission Statement:

Our only license to publish is the freedom of the press clause in the Constitution. Navarre Press is pledged to an aggressive, responsible, and fair pursuit of the truth without fear of any special interest and with favor to none. It is our social responsibility to listen to the voiceless, avoid any and all acts of arrogance and to face the public politely and candidly.