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Green Bay Packers Beat Reporter

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by mkrause, Jun 5, 2007.

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  1. mkrause

    mkrause New Member


    Company: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
    Position: Green Bay Packers beat reporter
    Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Job Status: Full-time
    Salary: Negotiable
    Ad Expires: July 5, 2007
    Job ID: 784175
    Website: http://www.jsonline.com

    The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is seeking an energetic, self-motivated sports writer to join its top-flight team of reporters covering the Green Bay Packers for both the newspaper and its award-winning Web site. This position will include daily beat reporting, game coverage, analysis, audio and video reports, interaction with fans through online chats, Q&As and blogging, and other print and interactive initiatives.

    The Green Bay Packers team is one of the most storied franchises in sports and has a devoted worldwide fan base. Tough, thorough, expert reporting is essential to satisfy Packers fans.

    The ideal candidate will have:

    * Experience covering a sports team, preferably an NFL team.

    * Strong news judgment, along with the ability to generate story and other content ideas on a daily basis, for both the newspaper and Web site.

    * The ability to write clearly, concisely and authoritatively.

    * An understanding of online opportunities and comfort with various online content management tools.

    * The proven ability to work under tight deadlines and to consistently break news despite stiff competition.

    * The ability to work collaboratively in a team reporting environment.

    * Online media experience - including some working knowledge of blogging tools.

    To apply, send resume and clips or portfolio to Garry D. Howard, Assistant managing editor/sports, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 333 W. State St., Milwaukee, WI 53203 or to ghoward@journalsentinel.com
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