Sports Reporter/Photographer

City: Poteau, Oklahoma
Newspaper: Poteau Daily News
Job Description & Requirements: Are you passionate about community sports? The Poteau Daily News is in search of a sports reporter/photographer. The successful candidate will be a
deadline-oriented, self-starter and will be able to work well with coaches and players and will be ready to cover a variety of sports throughout LeFlore County. Responsibilities include covering county high school and local 2-year college sports activities, feature writing, photography, and design of daily sports pages and special sections. Experience with InDesign, Photoshop, etc. helpful. A commitment to community sports journalism is essential. Excellent position for experienced person looking for a positive work environment or a recent graduate. We are willing to train the right person. 40-hour week with competitive salary and benefits which include: automobile allowance, paid vacation, sick days, group health plan including major medical and prescription card and life insurance. 401K Retirement Plan also available.
Contact: If you feel you are right for this position, submit resume, clips and references to: Laura Young – Managing Editor, c/o The Poteau Daily News, 804 N. Broadway, P.O. Box 1237, Poteau, OK 74953