University of Wisconsin Athletics Beat Writer

Lee Enterprises, Madison, Wisconsin

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Date Posted April 08, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Sports/Outdoors
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


Lee Enterprises is hiring an aggressive and ambitious reporter to cover the University of Wisconsin athletics in Madison. 

This person’s primary beat will be men’s basketball, but they will assist on football coverage and other projects as required. 

We're looking for a journalist who will consistently break news on this competitive beat, while creating compelling, unexpected and memorable journalism on all platforms. 

The right candidate will:


Other things that will be helpful in this role:


Please attach or link to your online application at least five examples that showcase your creativity and range as a journalist, including one non-writing example (podcast, video, social media post, etc.).

You should consider applying if you meet most of these qualifications. 


Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer: The Capital Newspapers organization is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to maintaining a workforce that accurately reflects our audience and expands our voice.

Pre-employment background and drug screenings apply.

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