Sports writer/editor

City: Taylor, Texas
Newspaper: Taylor Press
Job Description: The Taylor Press, an award-winning twice-weekly newspaper in Central Texas, has an immediate opening for a sports writer/editor to manage a team of stringers, cover four high schools and write the occasional quirky feature story. Strong writing, copyediting, time management and social media skills are essential for success. We have a preference for candidates with photography skills and a college degree in journalism or the equivalent experience. Taylor is a vibrant community about 40 minutes from Austin with strong ties to the University of Texas and Austin’s X-Games.
Contact: Send a resume, three writing samples and references, and letter of interest to Richard Stone, editor and publisher, at rstone@taylorpress.net.