Employment Application

Staff Reporter


The Catholic Diocese of Savannah has an opening for a Staff Reporter. This position will report to the Editor of the Southern Cross, official newspaper of the Diocese. In addition to general assignment reporting, this position also will be required to take photographs using a DSLR camera.

As staff reporter, you will travel throughout the 90 county diocese to conduct interviews, attend Masses as well as cover school and parish activities and other Catholic events of interest. Evening and weekend work is required.

Candidates must have a BA in journalism, English or communications with 2-3 years’ experience, excellent written and verbal communication skills, fluency in social media platforms and a comprehensive knowledge of the Catholic faith. Fluency in Spanish is a plus.

Competence with design software including Adobe Creative Cloud, InDesign, Photoshop, Lightroom, Premier Pro CC and Microsoft Office is required.

This is a full-time, benefit eligible position; benefits include medical, dental and life insurance, 401-K and paid vacation, sick and personal time.


To apply, email resume, references and 3 writing samples to:

Resumes will be taken until the position is filled.


Jo Ann Green

Employee Benefits Coordinator

Cathy Dyer

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