Edits copy and writes headlines, working with wire- and staff-generated content, mostly for sports. Must be equally as capable at design and print production, as well as online operations. Work schedule varies, mostly afternoons and evenings, and includes weekends and holidays; 75 hours bi-weekly.
Candidates must have minimum one year of copy editing and design experience at a daily newspaper; knowledge of grammar and AP style; and familiarity with sports terms, issues and personalities. Requires thorough understanding of reporting, news-writing and editing standards. Must be skilled in Photoshop and inDesign. Bachelor’s degree in journalism preferred.
The McClatchy Company
- 3 years ago - save job