The Sheridan Press is seeking a qualified candidate that lives and breathes sports.
The ideal candidate would have two years experience in sports journalism writing, photography and editing; would be extremely self-motivated and needs little direction on journalism basics. The Press is looking for someone with a passion for journalism, desire to cover the hidden nuggets of the sports world in Sheridan County and isn’t afraid of working hard for the benefit of the team.
This job includes basics like game coverage as well as requirements for enterprise reporting and taking turns on special pages, sections and magazine writing.
The Press is an independent newspaper with family and local ownership and with print and online news delivery platforms. Sheridan County is a thriving community of 30,000 with a college, a lively arts/culture/music scene, a busy downtown and many other amenities, including unlimited outdoor recreational opportunities.
Hours will vary.
• Paid vacation
• Profit sharing
• Medical and dental
Please send a resume, cover letter and journalistic writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org.