Sports Editor Applicant Form
Job Description - Sports Editor
Sports Editor will be responsible for maintaining a sports staff of at least 10 reporters, and produce five to eight print articles a week and/or three to five online articles. Sports Editor will assign live game coverage and work closely with sports staff to ensure all home games are covered. Sports editor will have the jurisdiction to determine senior reporters based on performance and will have hire/disciplinary power over section staff as he/she sees fit.

· Must be present on production night.

· Must be present at weekly budget meetings.

· Hold weekly meetings among sports staff.

· Hold office hours for a minimum of 12 hours per week Tuesday through Friday.

· Ensure all staff are in appropriate SLACK channels and have CAMAYAK access.

· Update and maintain the weekly budget.

· Be knowledgeable in AP style and sports.

· Cover a variety of sports.

· Not only provide live game coverage, but also sports features.

· Communicate effectively with multimedia staff to ensure every article has a photo or graphic.

· Copyedit all sports articles before turning in to EIC and meet deadlines set by EIC.

· Maintains a professional relationship with Texas State Sports Information Directors.

· Meet deadlines.

· Check University Star email account several times a day.

· Reply to applications within 24 hours.

· Reply to emails within 24 hours.

· Assist with contest entries as needed.

· Required to attend bi-weekly all-staff meetings.

· Ensure all content meets the highest standards of journalistic ethics.

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