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Company: Beatrice Daily Sun
Copy Editor
Beatrice, Nebraska
Job Status:  Full-time
Salary:  Not Specified


The Beatrice Daily Sun has an opening for a Copy Editor to join our team. We're looking for someone who has excellent news judgment and an eye for detail.

The ideal candidate thinks headlines are just as important as design and that the web is the first place you present the news. We are looking for someone who will be committed to making sure we're first and best when it comes to print and online. Excellent time management and organizational skills are required.

Must enjoy enhancing and improving the work of others through editing and presentation. Ideal candidates will also have an opportunity to do a little writing and multi-media contributions. Qualified candidates should know AP style and have great attention to detail. 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or related field; or prior newspaper experience.
  • Strong writing skills and excellent attention to detail.
  • Photo and social media skills are a plus.
  • Must have excellent communication skills and the confidence to talk to members of the community about story ideas, concerns, and comments.
  • Self-motivated, innovative, and creative.
  • Must be able to manage multiple deadlines and multiple priorities while maintaining professionalism in the workplace.

We’re located in the southeast corner of Nebraska, just 40 minutes away from the state capitol and home to the University of Nebraska.

As part of Lee Enterprises, The Daily Sun offers excellent earnings potential and a full benefits package, along with a professional work environment focused on growth opportunities for employees. We are an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace. All applicants considered for employment must pass a post-offer drug screen and a background check prior to commencing employment.

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