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Deputy Sports Editor- San Francisco, CA

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by Zads07, Dec 9, 2013.

  1. Zads07

    Zads07 Member

    From SFChronicle

    Deputy Sports Editor

    Location: Downtown San Francisco
    Job Code: 13-090
    # of openings: 1

    job #13-090

    Purpose of Position: Edits and assigns digital, daily, Sunday and long-term Sports stories. Works with writers to develop stories. Coordinates schedules. Coordinates special sections and coverage of events. Supervises use of news hole and story budgets. Substitutes for Sports Editor, as needed.

    Required Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:

    Excellent editing and story development skills
    Excellent news judgment
    Ability to respond quickly to changing events on deadline
    Play a leadership role in the newsroom
    Knowledge of CCI or similar newspaper publishing system
    At least five years of experience at a metro paper

    Website says you have to apply for it there, register and what not.
  2. boundforboston

    boundforboston Well-Known Member

    I'm guessing this is Gerry Spratt's old position, but I'm not sure. He moved to news a few months ago.
  3. MileHigh

    MileHigh Moderator Staff Member

    Yeah, I saw this opening a couple of months ago.
  4. Fran Curci

    Fran Curci Active Member

    Who is the sports editor these days?
  5. HanSenSE

    HanSenSE Well-Known Member

    Al Saracevic.
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