Sports Editor

The Winnipeg Free Press is looking for an experienced and creative journalist to lead our sports coverage team.

The successful candidate will have experience managing and mentoring staff. They will also understand strong sports journalism is critical to helping the Free Press grow its audience. T

he Sports Editor supervises our team of reporters, columnists and freelancers as we cover everything from grassroots athletes up to the city’s professional teams and major sporting events such as the Olympics.

This senior management position reports directly to the Editor and will involve other leadership roles as we engage our readership and serve the community.

Job title: Sports Editor

Department: Editorial

Posting date: Jan. 20, 2022

Closing date: 4 p.m. on Feb. 3, 2022

Description of Duties


The Winnipeg Free Press offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.

We are committed to diversity and inclusion in the workforce. We encourage applications from individuals of diverse backgrounds, abilities and perspectives.

If you are searching for a challenging, exciting career opportunity, and want to join an award-winning news operation, look no further!

We invite you to submit your resume to the attention of: Human Resources at

We thank all applicants for applying, however only candidates under consideration will be contacted.