Seeking sports reporter

Seeking sports reporter

The West Central Tribune of Willmar, Minn., is looking for a talented  sports journalist to generate great content in print, digital and video forms. The successful candidate will play a major role in our sports coverage of a prep scene that is rich in history, rivalry, passion and successful programs. Daily and/or weekly experience preferred, but will consider outstanding graduates with college and/or internship experience.

High school sports are covered prominently in west central Minnesota by the West Central Tribune and its Wctrib.com website. We also cover Ridgewater College athletics as well as a Northwoods League baseball franchise and a semi-pro football league team.

Candidates should have prior sports writing experience, InDesign skills, multimedia abilities and social media skills. Outdoors interest is also beneficial.

West Central Tribune Media is the leading news source for west central Minnesota. We are part of Forum Communications Co. (Twitter @FORUMCOMCO), a family-owned communications company that is financially stable with multiple newspapers and other divisions across the upper Midwest. We are focused on our culture striving to be great places to work. We offer an extensive pay and benefits package, including 401k, medical, dental, vision, disability and paid time off.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of application, resume and appropriate writing sample PDFs and/or portfolio links of your top reporting and writing at: http://bit.ly/WCTsportsNov2015.