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Executive sports editor, Augusta, Maine

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by Methodtomymadness, Aug 8, 2007.

  1. This one is now posted on jjobs.com
    Company: Central Maine Newspapers
    Position: Executive Sports Editor
    Location: Augusta, Maine
    Job Status: Full-time
    Salary: Not Specified
    Ad Expires: September 12, 2007
    Job ID: 709570

    The Kennebec Journal/Morning Sentinel seeks an executive sports editor to lead, coach and develop our eight-person sports staff. The editor will be a jack of all trades, overseeing the sports gathering and operations while producing engaging, active and interesting pages and compelling content for our Web sites. The sports editor will paginate and design pages, and will write occasional columns, features and game stories. Our goal is to become a top-10 Sports section for newspapers our size in the U.S. The ideal candidate will have a sports or news background and knowledge of AP style and current events. Supervisory skills are preferred, but the candidate must have the ability to coach and collaborate and possess strong communication skills, with 5+ years in daily newspaper or Web site journalism. Full time position located in Augusta, Maine includes a generous benefits package. Send samples of your work as a writer, page designer and/or editor to:

    Central Maine Newspapers ATTN: HR Dept – Sports Editor 274 Western Avenue Augusta, Maine 04330 Fax (207) 621-5744 Email: chowe@centralmaine.com We are an equal opportunity employer.
  2. Dan Hickling

    Dan Hickling Member

    Paper is owned by Blethen (Seattle Times) and is a sister to the Portland Press Herald, with whom it shares some resources....
  3. Riddick

    Riddick Active Member

    what's the circulation size?
  4. koolbreeze

    koolbreeze Member

    Right around 35,000 if I'm not mistaken
  5. Tom Petty

    Tom Petty Guest

  6. koolbreeze

    koolbreeze Member

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