Spanish editor

Laredo Morning Times, Laredo, Texas

Date PostedJune 14, 2018
IndustryNewspapers / Wires
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified

Laredo Morning Times, a daily newspaper in Laredo, Texas, is seeking a full-time Spanish editor. 
The editor oversees the production of Tiempo de Laredo (daily), a weekly lifestyle magazine and LMTenEspañol (online). 
Responsibilities include:
-Proofreading and translating stories (from English to Spanish and vice versa) 
-Supervising a translator and reporter/desk editor
-Arranging and coordinating interviews and photo shoots
-Posting Spanish content to LMT’s website
-Some reporting
-Other duties as requested by managing editor

Minimum qualifications include:
-Experience in journalism or communication-related field
-Fluency in Spanish and English
-Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communication, Spanish or related field
-Strong attention to detail and the ability to work efficiently

LMT, which is owned by Hearst Corp., offers medical, dental and vision insurance benefits; vacation, sick and holiday pay; and 401K retirement plan. All applicants considered for employment must pass a background check and a drug and alcohol screen.

Like many other big- and mid-sized cities, Laredo has many recreational amenities and attractions, including professional sports teams; parks, trails and a lake; museums; festivals; live concerts; a philharmonic orchestra; golf courses; a plethora of restaurants, bars and clubs; and movie theaters.

Laredo is also home to several school districts and two colleges. San Antonio and Austin are just a few hours’ drive north.

Applicants should send their cover letters, resumes and five writing samples to Nick Georgiou, managing editor, at No phone calls, please.

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