Enid News & Eagle
The award-winning Enid News & Eagle, the dominant print and online news source for northwest Oklahoma, has an opening for a full-time sports reporter.
Qualifications for this position include a degree in journalism and/or experience in providing published, timely reporting in a deadline-driven environment. The successful candidate should be familiar and comfortable with AP style and able to take direction. The position also requires experience in page design and familiarity with Quark.
Coverage area for Enid News & Eagle includes 33 school districts as well as a lively summer baseball scene and junior college sports. The sports reporter at the Enid News & Eagle will cover various varsity-level high school sports in addition to other athletic events in this thriving northwest region that takes its sports seriously.
The Enid News & Eagle is a seven-day morning newspaper that serves nearly 45,000 readers daily and more than 50,000 on Sundays. Enidnews.com is growing with 1.3 million monthly page views and nearly 400,000 monthly mobile page views.
This full-time position offers a competitive salary with health benefits and a 401(k) plan.
Interested applicants should submit a resume, three journalism references, writing samples and page design samples to the sports editor at firstname.lastname@example.org
, or by mail to Sports Editor, Enid News & Eagle, 227 W. Broadway, Enid, OK 73701 or fax: (580) 548-8147.
Posted on Mon, October 1, 2012