Journalism Jobs & Internships

Sports Writer

The Record (Stockton, Calif.) is looking for a sports writer to be part of a two-person department tasked with covering local sports in the northern Central Valley. This job requires someone who can handle a variety of duties, whether it be writing a high school football game story on deadline, or creating a multi-media package about star collegiate volleyball player. Our coverage area includes more than 20 high schools, University of the Pacific, the Stockton Ports, the single A-affiliate of the Oakland A’s; and the Stockton Heat, the AHL affiliate of the Calgary Flames.

The ideal candidate will be able to write stories for print and online as well as be able to connect with readers through social media, and produce value-added content for the web.

Stockton is a city of about 315,000 people in northern California, about 40 minutes from Sacramento and 90 minutes from San Francisco.

DETAILS

SALARY: $42,000/year
SCHEDULE: 1
DURATION: 1
WORK SETTING: Office

CONTACT INFO

Donald Blount
dblount@recordnet.com
2095468251
website

HOW TO APPLY

Deadline: September 25, 2017

Send cover letter, resume, clips and links to Editor Don Blount at dblount@recordnet.com