Wire Copy Editors / Asbury Park, NJ and Nashville, TN
Gannett Co., Inc. - McLean, VA

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These positions are located in Asbury Park, NJ and Nashville, TN Gannett Co., Inc. is searching for Wire Copy Editors to work in the newly formed newspaper Design Studio's. The Design Studio Wire Copy Editor will copy edit wire stories and other non-local content selected by newspaper editors at client newspapers. The copy editor will edit for style and consistency and will fact-check as needed.

The copy editor will write headlines and other display type and/or modify for design needs any suggested headlines and display type written by client newspaper editors. The copy editor will ensure stories meet the standards of the client newspapers and that they appear at the desired length and on assigned pages as envisioned by client editors. The copy editor will at various times be asked to edit national and foreign stories, sports stories, business stories, features and entertainment stories.