Copy Editor

Lee Enterprises - The Post Star, Glens Falls, New York

Date Posted November 06, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified
Website https://lee.net/

Description:

The (Glens Falls) Post-Star, an award-winning daily newspaper in upstate New York, is looking for a versatile journalist to work with a Regional Design Center coordinating the design of pages while also editing and proofing copy on deadline.

The candidate must be a strong copy editor, have a basic understanding of newspaper design, know AP style, be a self-starter and make strong news judgments. The candidate will also manage poststar.com and social media accounts. This is an entry level position offering room for advancement.

Please include a resume, cover letter and design samples with your application.

The Post Star is a division of Lee Enterprises, a leading provider of local news and information, and a major platform for advertising, in its markets, with 46 daily newspapers and a joint interest in four others, rapidly growing digital products and nearly 300 specialty publications in 22 states. Lee's newspapers have circulation of 1.2 million daily and 1.4 million Sunday, reaching nearly four million readers in print alone. Lee's websites and mobile and tablet products attracted 23.2 million unique visitors in March 2013. Lee's markets include St. Louis, MO; Lincoln, NE; Madison, WI; Davenport, IA; Billings, MT; Bloomington, IL; and Tucson, AZ. Lee Common Stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol LEE. For more information about Lee or The Post Star, please visit www.lee.net or www.poststar.com.

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