1. Welcome to SportsJournalists.com, a friendly forum for discussing all things sports and journalism.

    Your voice is missing! You will need to register for a free account to get access to the following site features:
    • Reply to discussions and create your own threads.
    • Access to private conversations with other members.
    • Fewer ads.

    We hope to see you as a part of our community soon!

Seeking sports page designer with reporting skills (McAllen, Texas)

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by Den1983, Oct 30, 2013.

  1. Den1983

    Den1983 Active Member

    Company: The Monitor
    Position: Seeking sports page designer with reporting skills
    Location: McAllen, Texas
    Job Status: Full-time
    Salary: Negotiable
    Ad Expires: December 4, 2013
    Job ID 1449812
    Website: http://www.themonitor.com


    The Monitor, a 41,000-circulation newspaper located in McAllen, Texas, is looking for a sports designer who has reporting skills to join our staff.

    The Monitor sports staff covers beats ranging from high school football, minor league hockey, NBA Development League, the University of Texas-Pan American and other sports. High school sports are prominent in our section and drive RGVSports.com.

    Tasks include serving as a primary designer/copy editor for our print sports section, using InDesign and posting stories and photographs online. We want someone willing to learn new skills as new technologies evolve and who will drive engagement, amplify coverage, and leverages various social/digital properties.

    We are looking for a motivated person who is willing to take risks with design and use creative headlines to draw readers to our comprehensive local sports coverage.

    Recent college graduates will be considered, but professional experience is preferred. Please send samples of your work along with a professional resume and cover letter to Sports Editor Peter Rasmussen at prasmussen@themonitor.com. Questions? Drop a line or call (956) 683-4448.

    Samples can also be mailed to 1400 E. Nolana Loop, McAllen, Texas, 78502. Please no phone calls. Feel free to email Peter with any questions.
Draft saved Draft deleted

Share This Page