Sports writer

City: Dodge City, KS
Newspaper: Dodge City (Kan.) Daily Globe
Salary Range: Negotiable
Job Description & Requirements: The Dodge City (Kan.) Daily Globe is seeking a versatile sportswriter to help cover area high schools, Dodge City Community College and tackle general sports assignments. Previous news writing experience and a firm grasp of AP style are essential, as is the ability to meet daily deadlines. Duties include writing daily stories as well as paginating several nights a week. New graduates and journalists looking to move up from weekly publications are encouraged to apply. We boast a young, multimedia-savvy news staff. This is a great chance for a motivated journalist just starting out to get their feet wet with southwest Kansas’ leading daily newspaper. Looking at moving up from a weekly? The Globe will work to develop the right person willing to take that next step. Ability to shoot photos, shoot and edit video preferred, but will train the right person. Ability to paginate is a plus. Dodge City is a town of about 30,000 people in the southwest corner of Kansas. We offer competitive pay with full benefits. 
Contact: Please send resume, including salary expectations, and three to five clips to Mark Vierthaler, Managing Editor, c/o The Dodge City Daily Globe, PO Box 820, Dodge City, KS 67801.