Location: Whitehorse, Yukon
Posted: June 3, 2021
Deadline: June 30, 2021
The Whitehorse Star, located in the capital city of Whitehorse, Yukon, has a full time position open for a Sports reporter with a keen interest in sports and photography. This position requires the sports reporter to also report on local news events.
Each year sports coverage will include The Yukon Quest (1000 mile dog sled endurance race) and The Yukon River Quest (Canoeing or Kayaking from Whitehorse to Dawson City on the Yukon River), plus year-round local sports events. Whitehorse has a state of the art sports multiplex.
For travel to sports venues in and out of the Yukon the reporter must have a vehicle for covering events.
Familiarity with pagination using Quark Xpress and Adobe Photoshop is needed for page layout.
Deadline for resumés is June 30, 2021. Salary commensurate with experience. Benefits include medical & dental.
Mail resumé - with cover note stating you found this job on Jeff Gaulin's Journalism Job Board - to:
Jim Butler, editor