The Tennessean, part of USA TODAY
NETWORK Tennessee, is seeking a part-time News Assistant for our Sports
is a part-time position, 20-29 hours per week, with nights and weekends.
summaries from high school events for scoreboard page in print.
results sent to email address to compile game summaries for scoreboard
standings, results and schedules from various sports with ties to the
Nashville market for the scoreboard page.
wire from the Associated Press for scores, standings, schedules for the
to our high school sports coverage, writing stories and compiling video
highlights from events staffed.
duties as assigned.
Must be a high school graduate with
extensive computer skills, understanding of sports language, statistics and
scorekeeping. Must have strong typing skills with high priority on speed and
accuracy. Must have excellent written and oral communication skills, and
ability to interface with associates, management and customers on a daily
basis. Equivalent educational and sports writing experience may be considered.
This is a great opportunity for a
college student looking to gain experience within a sports department atmosphere.
Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status.
Gannett Co. Inc.