Sample News Writer Resume

This news writer resume focuses on the applicant's goal-to gain an interview for the job offered. News writer resumes that are specific about the job seeker's experience and availability for hiring will attract almost any hiring manager.

Wally Jameson
934 Busby Lane
City Side, USA 23417

Objective: News Writer

Seeking an interview for work as a news writer


Professionally trained news writer with exceptional ability to track down a hot story and to write it up in a way that holds a reader's attention while still delivering in a concise way, the essence of what happened. Available for immediate employment.


Big City Daily Herald, Big City, USA                    2000-2007
     Lead news writer

Small Town Register, Small Town, USA              1998-2000
     News writer


B.A. in Journalism Western College, Any Place     1997


American Association of Journalists
     Investigative Journalism Award                   2005

NOTE: Before writing your news writer resume find out what the potential employer wants from the person he hires. The news writer resume above is a short version of a complete resume. Feel free to use it as an example.