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. The sports editor shares coverage of the schools with the sports editor of its sister newspapers in the county.
The position calls for using editorial judgment to write stories, take photos and layout sports pages using InDesign (If you are not strong on InDesign, we have resources to cover that). Duties also include updating our website and doing short video interviews for Facebook. 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, jeffmayo@seqcotimes.com