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Company: Tennessee Valley Printing Inc.
Seeking University of Alabama athletics writer
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
May 2, 2013
Job ID: 1467062


University of Alabama athletics beat reporter

The Tennessee Valley Printing Company Inc., which includes the Decatur (Ala.) Daily and TimesDaily (Florence, Ala.), is looking for an experienced multimedia reporter to cover everything related to University of Alabama athletics.

This is a highly competitive beat that will be based in Tuscaloosa. Requirements include breaking news on a regular basis, enterprise reporting, blogging and daily beat reporting with a year-round emphasis on Crimson Tide football.

We’re looking for someone with a minimum of five years of daily newspaper experience, preferably with previous college beat experience. Candidates should have proven reporting, writing and organizational skills and be comfortable shooting photos/video with the ability to post them to the Web.

Candidates also should be able to handle multiple tasks, have excellent time-management skills and the ability to consistently meet tight deadlines.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including 401(k), medical insurance, life insurance, paid vacation and more.

Qualified candidates should email a cover letter, resume, at least five writing samples and multimedia examples to:

Mail submissions to:

Gregg Dewalt

Senior Sports Editor


219 W. Tennessee St.

Florence, AL., 35631

We’re looking to fill this vacancy quickly. Deadline to apply is April 30. No phone calls, please.

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