Sports Editor

City:  Claremore, OK
Newspaper:  Claremore Daily Progress
Salary:  $30-35,000 DOE
Job Description:  The Claremore Daily Progress has an immediate opening for a versatile sports journalist to join our award-winning sports department. The Claremore Daily Progress and Claremoreprogress.com provide readers in northeast Oklahoma with comprehensive coverage of the area’s vibrant sports scene. Primary coverage includes several area high schools, and Rogers State University. Responsibilities would include covering a regular assigned beat that would involve not just writing game stories, but engaging features about all types of sports and activities. The sports reporter should be comfortable and knowledgeable in using AP Style. This position also requires experience in photography, video, online posting, and pagination.
Contact: If you are interested and comfortable working under deadline — please forward a resume with three journalism references and three samples of your work, including page design to cbaron@claremoreprogress.com.