Sports Editor

City:  Sallisaw, OK
Newspaper:  Sequoyah County Times
Salary:  Salary commensurate with experience. Benefits include partially-paid health insurance, mileage, cell phone reimbursement and two weeks’ annual vacation.
Job Description:  The Sequoyah County Times is an award-winning, twice-weekly newspaper that covers eight high schools in classes A to 4A. Our current sports editor has gone to the dark side and will become news editor of a paper in his home state of Missouri, leaving us in need of a qualified sports editor to cover our county.
The position calls for using editorial judgment to write stories, take photos and layout sports pages using InDesign. Duties also include updating our website. As sports editor of the Sequoyah County Times, you decide what to publish and how many pages you need. We are interested in eye-pleasing design and stories with insight and analysis along with stats. Cookson Hills Publishers, Inc., a family-owned company publishes seven newspapers in McIntosh, Okmulgee and Sequoyah Counties.
Contact: Jeff Mayo, Publisher,