City Editor

The Philadelphia Tribune Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Date Posted February 11, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Full-time
Salary Start at $60,000
Website http://phillytrib.com

Description:

The Philadelphia Tribune, an award-winning African-American newspaper, is currently seeking an energetic, creative, and hands-on City Editor to join our editorial management staff. This key position is a great opportunity for an experienced reporter and or copy editor. You will be involved in supervising several sections of the newspaper, including developing content, writing headlines, assigning stories and photos and pulling wire.

The successful candidate must show excellent news judgment, work with reporters on their coverage by suggesting angles and leads, and have the ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced deadline driven environment.

The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 5 years of newsroom experience as an editor, reporter or copy editor. Applicants must have an intimate knowledge of the Associated Press Stylebook and demonstrable experience writing in AP Style. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including health and life insurance, 401K, and paid vacation.

Qualified candidates should send cover letter and resume to: Human Resources, Philadelphia Tribune, 520 South 16th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146 or fax: (215) 735-3612.EOE

Job Type: Full-time

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