Sports Reporter

The Gazette, Washington, Iowa

Date PostedFebruary 07, 2018
IndustryNewspapers / Wires
SpecialtySports/Outdoors
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified
Description:

The Washington Evening Journal, in Washington, IA, has an immediate opening for a full-time sports journalist with strong reporting and photography skills. Experience in page layout and design is a plus. Primary responsibilities will include covering high school athletics for multiple school districts. That will include game preview & recap stories, reporting on special sport related events and accomplishments throughout our coverage area and feature stories about area teams, student-athletes and community members, plus other duties as assigned. We will expect our Sports Editor to be present and visible at sporting events.

We focus on strong print publications as we continue to grow our digital platforms and audience engagement. We are a 5-day-per-week, afternoon newspaper with a four person newsroom that is committed to delivering accurate and entertaining content to our readers.

As part of a stable, employee-owned group of publications that include the Gazette in Cedar Rapids, the Mt Pleasant News and the Fairfield Ledger we can offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits, advancement opportunities and the ability to be a part of our ESOP.

Please apply at: http://bit.ly/2qwIWqG

Or by sending your resume and writing samples to:

Matt.Bryant@washjrnl.com

or Mail

Washington Evening Journal

Attn: Matt Bryant

111 North Marion Ave

Washington, IA 52353

Pre-employment drug screen required.

EOE

 


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