Deputy Editor, Southern Brooklyn
Community Newspapers Group - New York, NY

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Community Newspaper Group is seeking a Deputy Editor for its Brooklyn Courier newspapers, BrooklynDaily.com website. The Deputy Editor will oversee a staff of reporters covering Southern Brooklyn neighborhoods including Sheepshead Bay, Gerretsen Beach, Manhattan Beach, Brighton Beach, Coney Island, Mill Basin, Marine Park, Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights, Bensonhurst, and Gravesend. Qualified applicants will have the ability to quickly ascertain what is a story based on pitches provided by the reporters, then package the story with compelling photos and graphics for publication on our websites and in print. A tabloid sensibility and excellent copy editing skills are a must, as is the ability to juggle multiple tasks at one time.

Additionally, the Deputy Editor will work with the Editor to produce content for our numerous speciality publications, including CNG Wedding Guide, Wedding Pride, and Sweet 16 Guide. A working knowledge of InDesign CS3, InCopy CS3, and Photoshop is preferred. The ability to work in a collaborative environment and a love of print media is mandatory, as is the ability to use social media as a platform to promote content.

If your are qualified, send a pdf including cover letter, resume, and clips to editorial@cnglocal.com .