The Star Tribune seeks a reporter to be a member of our three-person team covering the Minnesota Vikings.
This reporter will be responsible for full-time coverage of all aspects of the Vikings both in print and digital.
Topics on this beat will include training camp, regular-season and postseason games, daily breaking news, business and contractual matters, features and provocative enterprise, profiles, notes, analysis, off-field news, blogs, videos and podcasts.
This reporter will be expected to provide timely and competitive coverage from a beat that regularly produces breaking news.
Experience covering professional or major college sports.
A history of breaking news and a proven ability to develop sources.
Broad knowledge of and interest in professional sports in the Twin Cities and the National Football League.
Ability to quickly assess spot news and adapt to fast-breaking news situations.
Extensive experience in digital reporting and social media promotion.
The ability to create digital content distinctly different from the print pages.
Please email cover letter, resume and 7-10 clips representative of your best work to: