The Mexico Ledger, a twice-weekly award-winning publication, has an opening for a sports editor who can direct our high school sports coverage. The perfect candidate will understand that sports coverage is more than reporting wins and losses and building relationships in the community. The sports editor will be responsible for the planning of coverage for five high schools. The new hire will also be asked to assist the news staff at times and also assist with some sports coverage for one of our sister publications, the Moberly Monitor-Index.
Some experience is preferred, but recent graduates with excellent writing and photography skills are welcome to apply.
This full-time position includes a competitive salary; benefits including health, dental and vision insurance. Send resume, samples of your work and references to Publisher Tim Schmidt at email@example.com.
Mexico is located in central Missouri with a population of 11,500 and we’re in easy driving distance of Columbia and less than two hours from St. Louis. In the past year under new ownership, The Mexico Ledger’s paid subscription base has more than doubled. Are you the person to take The Mexico Ledger to the next level? Then we want to talk!