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Company: Tampa Tribune
Seeking Experienced Copy Editor
Job Status:  Full-time
Ad Expires: 
August 4, 2013
Job ID: 1511880


The Tampa Tribune is looking for a highly skilled, experienced copy editor. This is a full-time position working as part of our copy desk. The ideal candidate should have a working knowledge of the AP Stylebook as well as strong grammar and headline writing skills. The ability to work well under deadline pressure is a must.

Microsoft Office including Word, Outlook and Excel. Experience with Saxotech is a plus.

Must possess excellent news judgment.

Must be deadline conscious and have excellent time management skills.

Must be able to work well with designers, content creators and editors.

Must be an excellent headline writer and have superior story editing skills

Education Requirements: Bachelor’s level degree

Minimum Experience: 2 to 5 years journalism experience. Daily deadline experience essential.        

Schedule:  Nights and probable weekend hours.

Please send resume, cover letter, references and salary requirements to The Tampa Tribune, Attn: Mary Thompson


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