Copy Editor-Web Producer

Sun Journal, Lewiston, Maine

Date Posted April 27, 2021
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified

Description:

The Sun Journal is seeking a full-time copy editor and web producer on its universal desk for the print edition and sunjournal.com.com. This person will be responsible for editing stories on deadline; creating crisp and engaging page designs; writing accurate and compelling headlines; curating content for the website and promoting that content on social media channels; and setting and changing priorities when handling breaking news and making deadline.

The copy editor and web producer must also demonstrate good news judgment, strong copy editing skills, proficiency with Associated Press style and thorough knowledge of local, state and national news. The ideal candidate will have experience with WordPress and InDesign. Applicants should expect to work nights, with some weekend and holiday shifts.

A comprehensive benefit package is available: Medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance options; 401(k) with company match; paid holidays, vacation and sick time. Applicants should email their cover letter, resume and any relevant links to their work to:

Sun Journal, Attn: Human Resources, PO Box 4400, Lewiston, Me 04243-4400, Humanresources@sunjournal.com

We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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