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Sports Reporter - Waldorf, MD

Discussion in 'Journalism Jobs' started by Zads07, Apr 14, 2016.

  1. Zads07

    Zads07 Member


    Job Summary

    This position will be responsible for preparing stories, taking photographs and preparing video and multimedia material for both the print edition and the online edition. Using social media will also be an important component of this position. This position includes game coverage, features and statistics. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, possess effective writing skills and be familiar with social media. Candidate should also be able to cultivate solid relationships with coaches and other sources. Position will base out of the White Plains office.

    Job Requirements

    • Writing sports stories for both print and online
    • Interviewing athletes and coaches at local high school and college levels
    • Correction work on print deadlines
    • Photographing and videoing local sporting events
    • Using social media to keep readers informed and involved
    • Posting content to website

    Minimum Requirement

    The successful candidate will have a minimum of 2+ years of experience in the print and internet media industry.

    Technology Skills

    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office or word processing programs.
    • Writing and editing skills and AP Style required.
    • Proficiency in InDesign, Photoshop a plus.
    • Ability to learn other relevant software programs is important.

    Bachelor's degree or related areas of equivalency

    Apply at JournalismJobs.com

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