Sports Editor

Posted on Nov 14, 2018 by The Madill Record

Madill, OK 73446
Leisure & Sport
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
The Madill Record, in Madill, Oklahoma is looking for a full-time sportswriter to join our team. The Madill Record is a weekly newspaper that provides its community with award-winning coverage, a strong online presence and quality social media coverage. We are located in a beautiful lakes area known for tourism, fishing, boating, hunting and its school districts. The position offers flexible hours that include nights and weekends, paid vacation, paid holidays, sales commissions and a tight-knit team culture. Responsibilities include: · Build a rapport with sources on assigned beats to develop stories and story ideas. · Cover sporting events, write stories, take photographs and video and post to our website the night of events. · Manage content submitted by individuals and groups. Prepare this content for publication on our website and in our print editions. · Collaborates with others in the newsroom on content and contribute to relevant social media accounts. Qualifications include: · Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. · Excellent communication, organizational and social skills, and the ability to write accurate, clear and concise stories on deadline and under pressure. · Must have valid driver's license with a driving record that is insurable by the company. Please notate if you can do the following: · Paginate or have familiarity with Adobe Suite or Quark · Write general assignment stories (city council, school board, police beat, etc.) · Must have valid driver's license with a driving record that is insurable by the company. · Photography For more information contact Eric Warsinskey, Group Publisher at

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