Sports Editor

City: Ardmore, Okla.
Newspaper: The Ardmoreite
Salary Range: $30,000 to $35,000
Job Description: The Ardmoreite, a six-day daily, is southern Oklahoma's premier newspaper with a Sunday readership of 27,000 and daily readership of 22,000. We're looking for a top-flight sports editor who is committed to covering local sports and athletes while giving our readers balanced coverage of college and professional sports. The ideal candidate will produce sharp, inviting sports pages, crisp and concise writing, and has a love of high school sports, athletes and coaches. Experience with InDesign, NewsEdit and PhotoShop is required. Salary is competitive and we offer a full range of benefits, including paid time off, health, vision, dental and 401k. You will join a dynamic and evolving newsroom that is committed to journalistic excellence. You'll be located an hour's drive from two major metropolitan areas in one of Oklahoma's fastest growing communities that offers a wide range of attractions, good schools and great people. Please send five samples of your writing and three samples of your page designs. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. This job is perfect for a sports reporter looking to move up or an editor who wants the freedom to do great sports journalism every day.
Contact: Please send letter of interest plus clips and references to Kim Benedict, Publisher, The Ardmoreite, PO Box 1328, Ardmore, OK 73401 or email to and copy our managing editor Please put Sports Editor in the subject line.