ASSISTANT SPORTS EDITOR. The Clinton Herald, an award-winning newspaper that publishes five days a week, Tuesday through Saturday, is accepting applications for an assistant sports editor position.
This position develops sports content for both print and online publishing. The successful candidate will cover local games, write sports feature stories as assigned and take photos and videos to be completed on deadline for a daily news product. The qualified candidate must be a proficient writer, editor, typist, possess excellent people skills and be a self-starter who is able to develop enterprise work and will assist in management of digital sports content. The Clinton Herald is located in Clinton, Iowa on the banks of the Mississippi River. Our coverage area spans high schools in both Iowa and northwestern Illinois, and includes the Clinton LumberKings. 1204
OFFICE AND SALES ASSISTANT. Woodward Community Media in Central City, IA seeks an office and sales assistant for the Central City office with the Linn News-Letter. This position requires 30-32 hours per week. Must have ability to communicate well with the public, other departments and fellow employee owners. Must have good computer, clerical, organizational and telephone skills. Ability to quickly learn new systems/processes is needed as well.
High school diploma required. Some college preferable, or at least two years of assistant experience. Knowledge of computers with Word, Excel and Internet ability needed. Apply online to wcinet.com/careers. 1113
SPORTS WRITER. Looking for a talented sports writer to join the Spencer Daily Reporter’s award winning editorial team. We are located in northwest Iowa just 15 minutes south of Okoboji and the Iowa Great Lakes. Our longtime sports editor recently relocated to South Dakota leaving us with an opportunity for a talented writer who enjoys covering a diverse range of sports. The position requires strong writing, sports knowledge, photography and social media skills. If this is you, please email a cover letter, resume and any samples to Managing Editor Randy M. Cauthron at firstname.lastname@example.org. TBD
STAFF WRITER. The Clinton Herald, an award-winning newspaper that publishes Tuesday through Saturday, is seeking a staff writer. The successful candidate is responsible for covering local beats that include area city councils, school boards, businesses and timely features as assigned. This position, which focuses primarily on reporting under the direction of the editor, also requires photography skills. The qualified candidate must be a proficient writer, typist, possess excellent people skills and be a self-starter who is able to develop enterprise work. Must have ability to create multi-media packages and be proficient in various social networking platforms.
The Clinton Herald is located in Clinton, Iowa, on the banks of the Mississippi River. 1204