Sportswriter

Grant County Review, Milbank, South Dakota

Date PostedJune 13, 2018
IndustryNewspapers / Wires
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNegotiable
Websitehttp://www.grantcountyreview.com
Description:

The award-winning, independently-owned Grant County Review in Milbank, SD, is seeking a sportswriter/reporter. Headquartered in the county seat, the Review is one of the largest weekly newspapers in the state. The vibrant community is located in northeast South Dakota which abounds with many hunting, fishing, lake activity and other recreational opportunities.

We are looking for a reporter to cover the local high school sports action which includes Milbank and several smaller schools located within a 30-mile radius. The individual will also have the opportunity to write feature stories and assist with sales of special promotions as well as cover various community events. The position offers a lot of variety, and an opportunity to work closely with management in producing an excellent publication. Opportunity for advancement for the right individual.

Candidates must have the ability to write quickly, accurately and well. Photography skills are also needed. Journalism degree preferred, but not necessary. Night and weekend work is expected within a 40-hour week. Paid vacation and some paid holidays.

Email cover letter and resume to officegcr@itcmilbank.com. Also provide two or three writing samples of previous work.


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