Part-time employment

March 18, 2009

Editorial Assistant - Sports

The Herald-Mail Company has an immediate opening for a part-time Editorial Assistant in its Sports Department. This is an hourly position, typically working four to five evenings a week, including Fridays and Saturdays.

The job involves taking game summaries, box scores, press releases and the like over the phone. The successful candidate must have strong communication skills, a consistently positive attitude and be detail-oriented. Basic computer and keyboarding skills are also required, along with a working knowledge of most sports, as the position requires taking information relayed over the phone, asking all necessary questions, then compiling a meaningful, accurate summary of the event.

The position offers a competititive hourly wage, plus 401(k) benefits.

Interested candidates should send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to:

Human Resources Director

The Herald-Mail Company

100 Summit Avenue

Hagerstown, MD 21740

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