The Greenwood Resident is currently looking for talented and passionate #TEAM members who can cover unique aspects within our growing area and play a vital role in the communities voice and their individual exposure.

Applicants need no prior experience or knowledge of the below roles. Skills can be taught with thorough knowledge and by our experienced staff and leadership.


News Contributors / Columnists

Reporting directly to the Editor, and working closely with The Greenwood Resident staff, this position will collectively use resources to generate news and events within the immediate Greenwood area.

These individual roles will need to be self-sufficient, carry a professional and passionate demeanor with the ability to fulfill content through the publishing process, or a willingness to learn the publishing process.

Responsibilities:

  • Ability to seek and obtain unique content with correct spelling, grammar and punctuation
  • Ability to learn or be able to capture unique photography
  • Ability to learn or be able to publish content
  • Be your areas “GO-TO” person for news and events

Nice to Have Skills:

  • Self motivated, organized, and efficient. Exhibit good communication skills, with the ability to travel, and provide your own transportation
  • Outgoing personality who loves people and your core area of coverage
  • High level of ethics, morals, and professionalism
  • “Out of the Box” thinker

Sports Columnist

Reporting directly to the Editor, this role will need to have a heart and sincere passion for sports and associated personalities. Working closely with The Greenwood Resident staff, this position will collectively use resources to generate sports related content directly relating to sports on all levels and ages in Greenwood, Arkansas.

The sports columnist(s) will use a high level of professionalism to secure content and relationships with coaching staffs, and sports centered groups providing compelling stories.

Responsibilities:

  • Generate, and maintain sports related content and photography with a broad understanding of sports and sports business
  • Ability to professionally, and efficiently convey sports coverage on all levels
  • Provide coverage with detail and focus

Nice to Have Skills:

  • Self motivated, creative, organized, efficient, and exhibit good communication skills
  • Outgoing personality with ability to connect with sports fans, and families
  • High level of ethics, morals, and professionalism
  • “Out of the Box” thinker

No experience necessary. Must be 18 years old.


Are you the person we’re looking for? If so, we’d like to hear from you. Please send your resume’ HERE, or The Greenwood Resident, P.O. Box 684, Greenwood, AR. 72936


About The Greenwood Resident

Founded with an intent to create, and deliver content that is focused on the areas, and communities we love, and call home. Utilizing our motto “Community Focused News,” symbolizes our belief of “we’re GOOD news” which targets elements that affects us as community members, and our families.

Why you should consider working at The Greenwood Resident

  • Work from home, and set your own hours
  • Our culture is dynamic, professional, outgoing, and positive
  • Be the “eyes and ears” for your community
  • Opportunity to be creative, flexible, and most important, love what you do