Position: Sports Reporter
Company: The Manitoban
Salary: $160 biweekly
Term: October 2020 – April 2021
About the position: The sports reporter will be expected to attend and recap U of M Bison sports events, interview coaches and players, and occasionally cover local professional sports. A sound knowledge of sports is a must. Preference will be given to candidates with a keen interest in university athletics. Reporters are expected to produce two (2) articles, or the equivalent of 1,000-1,500 words, per issue of the Manitoban.
- The ideal candidate must enjoy writing and have a good understanding of the English language and Canadian Press writing style.
- Experience with regular assignment deadlines is also an asset.
- Applicants should currently be a student or have been a student in the past two years.
- No prior experience necessary.
How to apply: Send a resume, cover letter, and three (3) writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org by 11:59 p.m. Sept. 23, 2020.