The Mason City Globe Gazette, a six-day-a-week paper in the heart of North Iowa, is looking for a sports reporter. This position includes coverage of three metro high schools and 13 area schools in five counties. It also includes some coverage of one community college, one youth hockey team and one high school hockey team. Daily responsibilities include page layouts, budgeting the sports section three-to-five times a week, covering games, taking photos and writing feature stories. You will coordinate with the regional sports editor on day-to-day efforts. Social media and mobile reporting skills (photography, video, Facebook Live) are also a must. Please submit a resume, cover letter and five of your best clips with your online application.
Why Join Us?
Lee Enterprises offers competitive wages in a dynamic, interesting
work environment with career growth opportunities. We offer an extensive
benefit program that can be personalized to your needs. Our benefit program
includes medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, company
provided life insurance and supplemental life insurance. In addition, we offer
a 401K retirement plan with company match. We also offer generous paid
time off to allow the flexibility to balance personal life and work. This
includes paid parental leave for new parents.
Lee Enterprises is a leading provider of high-quality local news,
with 77 daily newspapers in 26 states that have print, digital and e-replica
versions. Lee's newspapers have a combined circulation of more than 1.2 million
daily. Our digital sites attract more than 44 million unique visits monthly. We
also have a rapidly growing roster of digital products for consumers, and are
committed to aggressive digital growth.
Lee Enterprises is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We
are committed to attracting and retaining a workforce whose diversity reflects
the communities we serve. Lee embraces change, and we
recognize that we must create and maintain a culture of fervent inclusion. For more information about Lee, check us out at www.lee.net.
We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you are excited about this role but do not meet 100% of the qualifications above, we encourage you to apply.
- Job Family News
- Pay Type Hourly
- Mason City, IA 50401, USA