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Notre Dame beat writer -- Indy Star

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by boundforboston, Aug 13, 2018.

  1. boundforboston

    boundforboston Well-Known Member

    Job opportunity at Gannett | USA TODAY NETWORK - Sports Reporter

    IndyStar,a back-to-back winner of APSE Grand Slams, is looking for a reporter to own a coveted college beat with a long and rich heritage. This reporter will cover Notre Dame sports -- mainly football, but also other sports and news as merited. She or he will be branded as the IndyStar Notre Dame Insider and will produce a high volume of high-value digital content including breaking news, enterprise stories that provide context and analysis and entertaining features and profiles. In the offseason, this reporter will handle enterprise stories and general assignment work.


    This reporter will develop content that takes advantage of all delivery forms available to us, including social media, mobile, desktop, video, television and print.


    A minimum five years of reporting experience and some college sports experience are preferred.


    #content

    Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status.
     
  2. Mwilliams685

    Mwilliams685 Member

    I don’t know if they’ve posted it yet, but they’re looking for an enterprise reporter as well.
     
  3. TexasVet

    TexasVet Active Member

    The last sentence of the first graf says "In the offseason, this reporter will handle enterprise stories and general assignment work."

    Are they hiring an additional person just for enterprise?
     
  4. Mwilliams685

    Mwilliams685 Member

    Yes. They’re hiring an additional just for enterprise in addition to this one.
     
  5. boundforboston

    boundforboston Well-Known Member

    Is there an offseason for Notre Dame football?
     
  6. Tweener

    Tweener Active Member

    The difference between journalism in 2015 versus 2018. Sad.
     
  7. Matthew Glenesk

    Matthew Glenesk New Member

    If anyone has questions about the position, I'll be glad to answer them. matthew.glenesk@indystar.com

    Job is based in South Bend and involves travel for all ND football games. In addition to IndyStar, your work will also appear in USA TODAY and across the USA TODAY Network.
     
  8. ped0003

    ped0003 New Member

    Is there anywhere to submit clips?
     
  9. Matthew Glenesk

    Matthew Glenesk New Member

  10. Waldo9939

    Waldo9939 Active Member

    I’m gonna hijack for a second but what about the digital sports producer job? Is that still open? And where should someone send stuff to?
     
  11. Matthew Glenesk

    Matthew Glenesk New Member

    It's still open, but zeroed in on finalists. Doesn't hurt to send stuff, however. Can also email to matthew.glenesk@indystar.com and nat.newell@indystar.com
     
  12. Writer

    Writer Member

    Are you still accepting applications for this position?
     
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