South Washington County Bulletin/Woodbury Bulletin
FT sports editor
The South Washington County Bulletin in Cottage Grove, Minn., and the Woodbury Bulletin in Woodbury, Minn., are hiring a full-time sports editor.
* Write stories and take photographs of high school sporting events in and around the communities of Woodbury, Cottage Grove, Newport and St. Paul Park.
* Build a rapport with sources on assigned beat to develop stories and story ideas.
* Respond quickly to breaking news events in order to produce timely stories for both our print editions and our websites.
* Assemble and manage a small team of freelancers
* Ability to adapt to a flexible schedule and manage prep sports coverage of three large suburban high schools.
* Online/website content management.
* All other duties as assigned by the editors of each respective publication.
* A bachelor’s degree or equivalent education/experience in journalism is required. At least one year of experience in a professional newsroom is preferred, but May college graduates with strong experience will be considered.
* Strong organizational and communication skills are essential.
* Must have a valid driver’s license with a driving record that is insurable by the company.
Application deadline is Friday, May 9, 2014
Send resume, clips and photos to:
745 Spiral Blvd.
Hastings, MN 55033