Gannett Co., Inc.
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched local-to-national reach, Gannett touches the lives of more than 110 million people monthly with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services. Gannett brands include USA TODAY NETWORK with the iconic USA TODAY and more than 100 local media brands, digital marketing services companies ReachLocal and SweetIQ, and U.K. media company Newsquest. To connect with us, visit *************** .
The Tennessean, part of USA TODAY NETWORK Tennessee, is seeking a part-time News Assistant for our Sports Department.
This is a part-time position, 20-29 hours per week, with nights and weekends.
Answer phone calls to compile game summaries from high school events for scoreboard page in print.
Use results sent to email address to compile game summaries for scoreboard
Add standings, results and schedules from various sports with ties to the Nashville market for the scoreboard page.
Use wire from the Associated Press for scores, standings, schedules for the scoreboard page.
Add to our high school sports coverage, writing stories and compiling video
highlights from events staffed.
Other 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.
As a part of Gannett Co., Inc., the nations largest media and marketing solutions company, we offer a dynamic, community-focused environment where individuals are rewarded for exceptional performance. Pre-employment drug testing and background screening are required.
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.
Nashville, TN, USA
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Gannett Co., Inc.
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Gannett is an international media and marketing solutions company and one of the largest, most geographically diverse local media companies in the U.S. Through its powerful network of broadcast, digital, mobile and print products, the company informs and engages more than 110 million people every month. The company’s portfolio of trusted brands offers marketers unmatched local-to-national reach and customizable, innovative marketing solutions across any platform. As a digital media leader, the company provides access to outstanding content on many different platforms and digital marketing services to businesses that help them use digital technology more effectively.