Sports Writer

Employer The Times Reporter
Location Brunswick, ME
Type Full time
Apply by Deadline not specified—Apply ASAP!
More details https://www.apsportseditors.com/apse-diversity-pledge-the-times-record-hiring-sports-reporter/
Posted on September 2, 2020

Description

The Times Record in Brunswick Maine is seeking a full-time sports reporter to join their team.

This position will cover local sports in the southern Midcoast Maine area including:
• Local high school home and away games
• Bowdoin college home and away games
• Community sporting events (such as but not limited to, Legion games, local Recreation Department games, Little League, etc.);

The Sports Reporter is also responsible for:
• Producing high-quality photos of sporting events
• Paginating sports pages
• Coordinating coverage with other reporters within Masthead Maine’s network of papers
• Filling in for the Sports Editor as needed

Benefits:
• Excellent benefits package including health and dental insurance
• Short term/long term disability
• Life Insurance
• 401K

Our Ideal Candidate has:
• Previous journalism experience (specifically in sports)
• A passion for local sports
• Basic photography knowledge and experience
• Strong computer skills
• Ability to meet deadlines
• Ability to travel throughout the Midcoast to cover games
• College degree or equivalent experience

Click here to apply online.

Deadline not specified—Apply ASAP!