|Date Posted||September 15, 2020|
|Industry||Newspapers / Wires|
|Salary||This is an hourly position.|
The Mountain Press is looking for a sports reporter to cover athletics in Sevier County, focusing on the athletes and teams of the county’s six high schools. This individual must have a strong understanding of athletics and their writing should be clear, informative and exciting for our readers. The sports reporter will coordinate with correspondents to ensure all sporting events of importance are covered, and the reporter will develop contacts in the community to assist in the news gathering process in the event they or a correspondent are unable to attend various sporting events. This position is an hourly position and answers to the editor. The sports reporter may on occasion be asked to do general assignment stories. Those interested can send a resume, cover letter and writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org.