Pasatiempo Copy Editor

The New Mexican, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Date PostedJanuary 24, 2018
IndustryNewspapers / Wires
Job StatusFull-time

Pasatiempo Copy Editor

The Santa Fe New Mexican has an upcoming opening for a full-time, expert copy editor to join the staff of Pasatiempo, the weekly arts and culture magazine.  The selected candidate must possess: a background in the arts; an eye for detail; the ability to work well as a team member with designers, writers & other editors; grace under pressure; five years editing experience with newspapers or magazines; and a Bachelor’s degree in journalism, English, or writing-intensive discipline.  Facility on Mac, Adobe InDesign, and NewsEditPro is preferred.

Duties include: Fact checking; editing copy for style, tone, accuracy, punctuation, and grammar; editing stories for content, structure, and overall interest; creating appropriate headlines & imaginative cutlines, and proofreading pages in pre-press stage, among other duties.

The Santa Fe New Mexican, located in the heart of the City Different, offers a comprehensive and competitive compensation package.

Send cover letter and resume’ to:

Kristina Melcher, Editor/Pasatiempo

202 E. Marcy Street

Santa Fe, NM 87501


No phone calls, please.

The Santa Fe New Mexican is an equal opportunity employer.

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