Sports Editor

City:  Sallisaw
Newspaper:  Sequoyah County Times
Salary:  Negotiable
Job Description:  The Sequoyah County Times is seeking an avid sports fan to cover high school sports in the heart of Oklahoma's Green Country. The ideal candidate will have a true passion for high school sports.
With an emphasis on the human element rather than just the stat line, the Sports Editor is responsible for interviewing coaches and student-athletes, attending games up to four times per week, writing game recaps and feature stories, photographing games, designing pages and special sections and other duties as assigned.
Due to the high school sports schedule, some nights and weekends are required in this fast-paced position. Creativity, a willingness to work with people of all kinds and a strong writing background are required.
The Sequoyah County Times is one of seven weekly newspapers published by Cookson Hills Publishers, Inc. in Eastern Oklahoma. We offer competitive pay and benefits.
Contact:  Please email your resume and clips to jeffmayo@seqcotimes.com.