Sports Reporter

Hagadone Media Group / Bonner County Daily Bee

Sandpoint, Idaho

Date Posted September 20, 2022
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Sports/Outdoors
Required Education High School Diploma
Job Status Full-time
Salary $35,000 to $40,000


** $1,000 SIGNING BONUS **

$500 in 30 Days, $500 in 60 Days!

We have a rare immediate opportunity in beautiful Sandpoint, Idaho. The beat assignment is reporting on local sports and covering local high school and community sports in the greater Sandpoint (Bonner County) area. You would generate stories, photos, and videos for online, print, and social media editions. We’re in the Pacific Northwest. The site is gorgeous, with four seasons, lakes, rivers, and mountains. It’s a recreational wonderland. Schweitzer Mountain ski resort is under 30 minutes away. It’s perfect for a reporter who is also an outdoor enthusiast.

We are part of The Hagadone Corporation. The publishing division includes 16 newspapers in Idaho, Montana, and Washington. This is a full-time position with medical, dental, vision, 401k with company match, paid vacation, and hourly pay (40hrs/week).

The person we seek will embrace our company vision and values, work closely and collaborate with their peers on special projects throughout the year, and epitomize integrity and work ethic to build relationships in the community and report the local news. We hope this person is familiar with InDesign, InCopy, and related programs, has a working knowledge of Associated Press style, and understands the daily newspaper environment.

Are you:

  • A go-getter with a GREAT outlook on life?
  • A team player that believes in this industry?
  • Looking for a company that values journalism?
  • Seeking a team that you can grow with? Foster a career with?
  • Hoping to find a place where community journalism matters?
  • Skilled in InDesign, InCopy, and related programs?
  • Wanting to use your knowledge of Associated Press style and an understanding of the daily newspaper environment?
  • The ability to contribute to a fun, productive, and rewarding culture?
  • A believer that community journalism is the lifeblood of democracy?

And... do you sincerely desire to leave every person, product, and interaction better than you found it?

If you said YES, we want to talk to you TODAY!

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