Sports editor

City:  Ardmore
Newspaper:  Ardmoreite
Salary:  30-32k
Job Description:  The Ardmoreite, a medium-sized Oklahoma multi-media news source, is 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 sports department consists of the editor, a full-time sports writer, a part-time sports writer and several photography stringers. The ideal candidate will produce sharp, inviting sports pages, crisp and concise stories, 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 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 Information:  Please provide letter of interest plus clips, examples of page design, references and salary requirements to kim.benedict@ardmoreite.com and robby.short@ardmoreite.com. Please put Sports Editor in the subject line.