- Job Type: Full-Time
- Salary: Negotiable
- Company: Bonner County Daily Bee
- Company Website: Bonner County Daily Bee
- Contact Name: Caroline Lobsinger
- Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Contact Phone: 2082636820
- City: Ponderay
- State: Idaho
- Country: United States
- Zip/Postal Code: 83852
This job doesn’t come around every day (or decade). We’re a six-day-a-week newspaper (Tuesday through Sunday) in search of someone to cover Bonner County sports, sports activities, and all aspects of a four-season recreation scene. Our sports editor is responsible for generating stories, photos and video for both print, online and social media editions of the paper as well as layout of the sports pages. We’re part of the Hagadone News Network and the successful candidate will work closely with our sports staffs at our sister papers. Strong deadline, photography and layout skills necessary.
Why you should be interested: This area is gorgeous, four seasons, great recreation (from Lake Pend Oreille to Schweitzer Mountain), reasonable cost of living, and a great work environment.
Covering sports at Sandpoint, Clark Fork and Priest River high schools, including photos, stories and social media
Writes for social media editions as well as stories, photographs and video for multiple products and projects
Has a deep passion and knowledge of sports and recreation activities
Embraces the requirements included/outlined in our content strategy and plan as well as our digital newsroom strategy
Pagination of daily sports page
Collaborates with editors and network sports desks on packaging/storytelling opportunities
Collaborates with peers and other editors on special projects
Familiarity with InDesign, InCopy and associated programs
Strong communications and listening skills, both written and verbal
Organized, with an attention to detail
Working knowledge of Associated Press style and an understanding of the daily newspaper environment.
To apply or to learn more about this position, please send resume and cover letter to editor, Caroline Lobsinger: email@example.com
The Bonner County Daily Bee is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.