Sports Copy Editor

The Salt Lake Tribune, Salt Lake City, Utah

Date PostedOctober 12, 2018
IndustryNewspapers / Wires
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNegotiable
Websitehttp://www.sltrib.com
Description:

The Salt Lake Tribune — Utah’s largest daily newspaper — is looking for a sports copy editor with a keen news sense, proven word smarts and sharp design skills.

Job duties include, but are not limited to, editing sports stories for grammar, spelling, clarity, accuracy, AP style and house style; writing enticing headlines and other display text; and designing print pages in InDesign. Some experience with website management and social media would be a plus.

The best candidate will be a strong copy editor who keeps cool under pressure; who has earned a bachelor’s degree; and who has worked for two years as part of a professional sports news organization. Equivalent experience may be considered.

To apply, email a cover letter and a resume to Bill Phillips at bphillips@sltrib.com. Include design, headline and any writing samples.


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