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Company: Quincy Herald-Whig
Seeking copy editor/page designer
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
January 16, 2013
Job ID: 1456276


The Quincy Herald-Whig, a 22,000-circulation daily newspaper in West-Central Illinois, has an immediate opening for a copy editor/page designer.

We’re looking for someone who enjoys the challenge of taking a role in all operations on our multi-platform desk — editing local copy, doing daily page design, Web editing and taking a role in our social media sites.

Good editing and headline writing skills are a must. Candidates also should have training in page design.

Quincy is a town of just over 40,000 on the banks of the Mississippi River in West-Central Illinois, about two hours north of St. Louis.

The Herald-Whig is an afternoon newspaper Monday through Friday and publishes morning editions Saturday and Sunday. Our copy desk works day and evening shifts.

The newspaper is family owned, offers a 401(k), a flex plan and health, vision, dental, life and disability insurance. The Herald-Whig is an equal opportunity employer.

Send a cover letter, resume and clips to: Gerri Berendzen, editorial production coordinator, Quincy Herald-Whig, 130 S. Fifth, Quincy, Ill. 62301; e-mail,; fax (217) 221-3395; or call (217) 221-3371.

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