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Sports Reporter- Paris, IL

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by Zads07, Dec 22, 2013.

  1. Zads07

    Zads07 Member

    From jjobs.com

    Company: Paris Beacon-News
    Seeking sports/news reporter
    Paris, Illinois
    Job Status: Full-time
    Salary: $25,000 to $30,000
    Ad Expires:
    January 26, 2014
    Job ID: 1552560
    Website: http://parisbeacon.com


    The Paris Beacon-News, a six-day daily newspaper located in Paris, Ill., a fast-growing, family oriented community in southeast Illinois, is looking for a energetic, organized, proven sports and news reporter to join its newsroom. The ideal candidates must be creative, solid writers; attentive to detail; good page designers using InDesign and Photoshop; and flexible enough to help with Web duties. Experience with photography, video and social networking are a plus. Knowing the people and having connections in Southeast Illinois is also a bonus. There will also be opportunities to write for annual magazines and special sections. The pay is $25,000-28,000, depending on experience, and other benefits — like health insurance — are available. If you want to be part of an energetic, growing news enterprise, and live in a beautiful part of Illinois, send your resume and writing clips to Editor and Publisher Tay Smith at taymsmith@gmail.com.
  2. Zads07

    Zads07 Member

    This has been reposted on jjobs.com

    Company: Paris Beacon-News
    Sports Reporter Needed
    Paris , Illinois
    Job Status: Full-time
    Salary: $20,000 to $25,000
    Website: http://www.parisbeacon.com


    The Paris Beacon-News, located in east-central Illinoisis looking for an energetic, organized and committed individual to fill a full-time sports editor’s position. The candidate will report on high school and area team sports, and will lead a team of freelance sports writers and photographers. Candidates should possess the ability to tell stories in print, online, through social media and with photography. Experience with InDesign and photography a plus. The PBN is a daily (Tuesday-Saturday) publication in Edgar County. Wages will be between $20-$25K based on experience with bonus potential. Submit resume with writing samples and references to shawn.storie@jrpress.com or mail to Paris Beacon-News, P.O. Box 512, Crawfordsville, IN, 47933.
  3. Must have realized there would be little-to-no noticeable drop in the quality of the applicant pool by significantly dropping the salary range.
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